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Headword: Κηροφορεῖν
Adler number: kappa,1538
Translated headword: to produce wax
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning] to bring honeycombs.
Greek Original:
Κηροφορεῖν: κηρία φέρειν.
Note:
Similar entries, according to Adler, in the Laurentian and Ambrosian lexica. The headword verb is otherwise unattested (though the related noun κηροφόρος occurs in the Etymologicum Gudianum and Etymologicum Magnum).
Keywords: agriculture; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; food; zoology
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 16 November 2008@00:35:52.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (another keyword; cosmetics) on 17 November 2008@03:00:25.
David Whitehead on 22 February 2013@05:30:02.

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