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Headword: Λογεῖον
Adler number: lambda,639
Translated headword: speaking-place
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] an oracular seat.[1]
[That] which the priest used to carry around; in which the 12 stones had been obliterated.[2]
Also [sc. attested is] speaking-place, [meaning] lawcourt.
Greek Original:
Λογεῖον: τὸ μαντεῖον. ὅπερ ἐφόρει ὁ ἱερεύς, ἐν ᾧ ἦσαν ἐγκεκολαμμένοι οἱ ιβ# λίθοι. καὶ Λογεῖον, τὸ δικαστήριον.
[1] Likewise in ps.-Herodian and, according to Adler, the Ambrosian Lexicon. LSJ s.v. logeion registers no such definition, but see there under logion.
[2] Material not paralleled in other lexica; 'the 12 stones', however, are attested as pertaining to the 12 tribes of Israel.
Keywords: definition; law; religion
Translated by: Craig Gibson on 12 November 2008@00:10:49.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (tweaks and cosmetics) on 12 November 2008@06:54:01.
David Whitehead (augmented notes) on 21 April 2013@08:04:42.
David Whitehead (coding) on 17 May 2016@03:53:49.


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