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Headword: Μαντοσυνῶν
Adler number: mu,170
Translated headword: of divinations
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] of oracles.
Greek Original:
Μαντοσυνῶν: μαντειῶν.
Same or similar entry in other lexica (see the references at Photius mu104 Theodoridis), and cf. also the scholia to Homer, Iliad 1.72, where the accusative singular μαντοσύνην occurs. The lexicographers' genitive plural μαντοσυνῶν is perhaps quoted from Empedocles (fr. 112 Diels & Kranz, as preserved in Clement of Alexandria, Stromata
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; epic; philosophy; religion
Translated by: Nick Nicholas on 12 April 2009@23:33:13.
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Catharine Roth (tweak, keywords) on 13 April 2009@01:25:42.
David Whitehead (augmented note; another keyword; cosmetics) on 13 April 2009@03:16:11.
David Whitehead on 1 May 2013@06:28:36.
Catharine Roth (tweak) on 23 November 2014@00:26:10.


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