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Headword: Ναυβάτης
Adler number: nu,52
Translated headword: marine
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning sc. ship-]passenger, or sailor.[1]
"... [them] going on foot instead of as [ship-]passengers, and relying more on hoplite [power] than on naval [power]."[2]
Greek Original:
Ναυβάτης: ἐπιβάτης, ἢ ναύτης. πεζοὺς δὲ ἀντὶ ναυβατῶν πορευομένους, καὶ ὁπλιτικῷ προσχόντας μᾶλλον ἢ ναυτικῷ.
Notes:
[1] Same or similar glossing in other lexica (see the references at Photius nu33 Theodoridis), and cf. also a scholion on Thucydides 7.75.7 (see next note).
[2] Thucydides 7.75.7 (web address 1), on the Athenian force defeated in Sicily in 413 BCE.
Associated internet address:
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Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; geography; historiography; history; military affairs
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 8 September 2008@00:18:06.
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David Whitehead (cosmetics) on 8 September 2008@03:22:15.
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