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Headword: Λαφύστιος
Adler number: lambda,159
Translated headword: gourmandising, greedy
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning] gluttonous.
Greek Original:
Λαφύστιος: ὁ λαίμαργος.
Notes:
Same entry, according to Adler, in the Ambrosian Lexicon.
The headword is attested as a general adjective and also as an epithet/manifestation of both Zeus (Herodotus 7.197.1) and Dionysus; see LSJ s.v.
Keywords: definition; ethics; food; historiography; religion
Translated by: David Whitehead on 12 May 2008@10:02:05.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (typo, additional note, status) on 12 May 2008@10:21:16.
David Whitehead (augmented note and keywords) on 12 May 2008@10:26:19.
David Whitehead on 3 April 2013@08:39:08.
David Whitehead on 16 May 2016@07:33:24.

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