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Headword: Μάψ
Adler number: mu,311
Translated headword: in vain
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] vainly/fruitlessly.
Greek Original:
Μάψ: ματαίως.
Epic adverb; same or similar glossing in other lexica (see the references at Photius mu158 Theodoridis) and in a scholion on Homer, Iliad 2.120, where it occurs (web address 1). According to Chantraine, the etymology is unknown.
cf. mu 312.
P. Chantraine, Dictionnaire étymologique de la langue grecque ed. 2, 2009.
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; epic
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 25 April 2009@22:51:56.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (x-ref) on 27 April 2009@08:31:19.
Catharine Roth (expanded note) on 1 May 2009@12:23:17.
David Whitehead on 9 May 2013@06:58:49.
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