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Headword: Νεβρίζων
Adler number: nu,123
Translated headword: fawnskinning
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
Demosthenes [in the speech] For Ktesiphon [sc. uses the word].[1] Some [understand this] as the initiand donning a fawnskin and robing the initiands in fawnskins, [while others relate it] to tearing fawns apart in accordance with some secret doctrine.
Greek Original:
Νεβρίζων: Δημοσθένης ὑπὲρ Κτησιφῶντος. οἱ μὲν ὡς τοῦ τελοῦντος νεβρίδα ἐνειμένου καὶ τοὺς τελουμένους διαζωννύντος νεβρίσιν, ἐπὶ τὸ νεβροὺς διασπᾶν κατά τινα ἄρρητον λόγον.
Notes:
Abridged from Harpokration s.v.
cf. nu 122, nu 124, nu 125, nu 126, and see generally LSJ s.v.
[1] Demosthenes 18.259 (web address 1).
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: clothing; definition; religion; rhetoric; zoology
Translated by: David Whitehead on 10 December 2000@09:11:32.
Vetted by:
Elizabeth Vandiver (Added link; set status) on 8 December 2003@13:59:58.
David Whitehead (augmented note and keywords) on 9 December 2003@02:52:21.
David Whitehead (tweaks) on 12 July 2011@08:50:15.
David Whitehead on 19 May 2016@03:41:58.

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