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Headword: Νηλεῶς
Adler number: nu,311
Translated headword: pitilessly
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning] inhumanly, harshly.[1]
They also say νηλειῶς .[2]
Greek Original:
Νηλεῶς: ἀπανθρώπως, σκληρῶς. λέγεται καὶ Νηλειῶς.
Notes:
[1] Likewise or similarly in other lexica; references at Photius nu186 Theodoridis. The headword is an adverbial form of νηλής : for instances see (?)Aeschylus, Prometheus Bound 240, Choephori 242; LSJ entry at web address 1. This is an older compound of νε- and ἔλεος ; ἀνηλεής is a later form, see alpha 2410.
[2] With metrical lengthening. Apollonius Rhodius, Argonautica 1.610, 2.626, 4.986.
Associated internet address:
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Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; poetry; tragedy
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 13 August 2002@12:41:09.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (augmented notes; added keyword; cosmetics) on 14 August 2002@04:49:36.
Catharine Roth (cosmetics) on 14 August 2002@10:50:24.
David Whitehead (augmented n.1; another keyword; cosmetics) on 9 June 2013@04:22:31.
David Whitehead on 4 October 2015@10:50:06.

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