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Headword: Λιμηράν
Adler number: lambda,547
Translated headword: Limera, limera
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] hungry. Hence those criticizing the territory of Epidauros used to call it 'limera.'
Greek Original:
Λιμηράν: λιμώττουσαν. ἔνθεν τοι καὶ λιμηρὰν τὴν Ἐπιδαυρίαν συκοφαντοῦντες ἐκάλουν.
See under lambda 546 (and cf. lambda 548). The present headword is in the accusative case, evidently quoted from somewhere (probably Thucydides, who has 2 instances of it: 4.56.2, 6.105.2).
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; economics; ethics; food; geography; historiography; imagery
Translated by: David Whitehead on 4 December 2002@04:21:03.
Vetted by:
Elizabeth Vandiver (Cosmetics; set status) on 19 November 2003@15:59:58.
David Whitehead (augmented notes and keywords) on 27 March 2011@09:36:59.
David Whitehead on 19 April 2013@05:19:31.


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