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Headword: Νυκτερίδος αἶνος
Adler number: nu,578
Translated headword: bat's tale
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning one which] shows [something] riddlingly about a bat. It is set out[1] in the [entries] after these.[2]
Greek Original:
Νυκτερίδος αἶνος: αἰνιγματωδῶς δηλοῖ περὶ νυκτερίδος. ὑπερέκκειται ἐν τοῖς μετὰ ταῦτα.
Likewise in Photius (nu274 Theodoridis, with other references there).
[1] ὑπερέκκειτο Suda; ὅπερ ἔκκειται Photius.
[2] alphaiota 230, in fact.
Keywords: daily life; poetry; proverbs; zoology
Translated by: Ross Scaife ✝ on 8 October 2002@08:06:55.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added note and keyword; cosmetics) on 8 October 2002@09:39:27.
David Whitehead (tweaking) on 18 June 2013@04:36:29.


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