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Headword: Λευκοπύγους
Adler number: lambda,335
Translated headword: white-bottomed
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning] cowardly [men], like brave men [are] black-bottomed.
Greek Original:
Λευκοπύγους: δειλούς, ὡς μελαμπύγους τοὺς ἀνδρείους.
Notes:
Likewise or similarly in other lexica: see the references at Photius lambda223 Theodoridis. The headword, accusative plural of this adjective, is presumably quoted from somewhere.
cf. mu 449.
Keywords: comedy; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; imagery; medicine
Translated by: David Whitehead on 19 January 2007@07:21:51.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (typo, status) on 19 January 2007@23:02:15.
David Whitehead (augmented note) on 20 January 2007@03:57:27.
David Whitehead on 15 April 2013@09:44:55.

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