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Headword: Κατεχρῶντο
Adler number: kappa,1029
Translated headword: they were misusing
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] they were killing, they were murdering.[1]
"Others were misusing themselves. They became suicides."[2]
Greek Original:
Κατεχρῶντο: ἀνῄρουν, ἐφόνευον. ἄλλοι ἑαυτοὺς κατεχρῶντο. αὐθένται ἐγίνοντο.
[1] The headword, presumably extracted from the quotation given, is third person plural, imperfect, of the compound verb καταχράομαι ; cf. kappa 874.
[2] Cassius Dio 66.6.3.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; historiography; history
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 2 December 2005@01:08:06.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (augmented n.1 and keywords; cosmetics) on 2 December 2005@03:16:03.
David Whitehead (tweaks) on 24 January 2008@10:07:49.
David Whitehead on 10 February 2013@08:35:02.


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