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Headword: Λιμηράν
Adler number: lambda,547
Translated headword: Limera, limera
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[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.
Note:
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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