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Headword: Νεανικόν
Adler number: nu,110
Translated headword: youth's
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
Meaning [something] large, and able to feed a young man. Aristophanes in Wealth [writes]: "if you provide and give me some well-baked bread to eat, and a youth's hunk of meat [...]".[1]
Greek Original:
Νεανικόν: ἀντὶ τοῦ μέγα, καὶ δυνάμενον χορτάσαι νεανίαν. Ἀριστοφάνης Πλούτῳ: εἴ μοι πορίσας ἄρτον τιν' εὖ πεπεμμένον δοίης καταφαγεῖν, καὶ κρέας νεανικόν.
Notes:
The headword adjective, neuter singular, is extracted from the quotation.
[1] Aristophanes, Plutus/Wealth 1136-7 (web address 1), and scholion.
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: comedy; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; food
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 19 December 2003@01:20:18.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (cosmetics) on 19 December 2003@03:27:20.
Catharine Roth (changed one word) on 19 December 2003@12:34:43.
David Whitehead (cosmetic) on 21 December 2003@06:11:15.
David Whitehead (another note and keyword) on 5 June 2013@06:08:43.
Catharine Roth (tweaked note) on 8 September 2014@01:06:05.

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