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Headword: Ἰσχνομυθοῦντες
Adler number: iota,721
Translated headword: quibbling, subtly-disputing
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning they who are] speaking precisely. For ἰσχνός [means] dry.[1]
Greek Original:
Ἰσχνομυθοῦντες: ἀκριβολογοῦντες. Ἰσχνὸς γὰρ ὁ ξηρός.
Notes:
Same entry in other lexica. The headword (which must be quoted from somewhere but is not independently attested) is present participle, masculine nominative plural, of this verb.
See also the related noun at iota 720.
[1] For this equivalence in reverse see xi 66.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; imagery
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 26 April 2006@22:34:09.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead on 27 April 2006@03:22:25.
David Whitehead (another note; another keyword) on 31 August 2007@09:04:36.
Catharine Roth (typo) on 31 August 2007@10:59:41.
David Whitehead (expanded note) on 16 January 2013@05:48:22.

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