Suda On Line menu Search

Home
Search results for iota,155 in Adler number:
Greek display:    

Headword: Ἱέραξ
Adler number: iota,155
Translated headword: hawk, falcon
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
A kind of bird.[1]
Interpretation of a dream: "Holding on as a hawk you will undoubtedly obtain what you wish." "A hawk dispatched from the hand [signifies] harm to rulers."[2]
Greek Original:
Ἱέραξ: εἶδος ὄρνιθος. λύσις ὀνείρου: κίρκος κατασχὼν οὗ θέλεις πάντως τύχῃς. χειρὸς πετασθεὶς κίρκος ἄρχουσι βλάβη.
Notes:
For the headword as a proper name see iota 156.
[1] According to LSJ, ἱέραξ (Ionic and epic ἴρηξ ) is the generic term, κίρκος the specific.
[2] From the dream-interpretations, in verse, attributed to Astrampsychos (alpha 4251). Both of these reappear at kappa 1663.
Keywords: definition; dreams; imagery; poetry; politics; zoology
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 26 May 2006@11:58:35.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (tweaked tr; augmented notes and keywords) on 28 May 2006@06:19:25.
David Whitehead on 9 January 2013@05:59:22.
David Whitehead (note tweak) on 26 April 2016@04:40:40.

Find      

Test Database Real Database

(Try these tips for more productive searches.)

No. of records found: 1    Page 1

End of search