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Headword: Ναυτιᾶν
Adler number: nu,81
Translated headword: to be seasick, to be nauseous
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning] strictly, to vomit on the ship.
This is also said ναυσιᾶν for rhetorical purposes.[1]
Greek Original:
Ναυτιᾶν: τὸ ἐν τῇ νηὶ̈ κυρίως ἐμεῖν. τοῦτο καὶ ναυσιᾶν λέγεται ῥητορικῶς.
Notes:
See also alpha 2116, beta 206.
[1] Or: in rhetorical writers. (This is the Suda's only use of this adverb.)
Keywords: daily life; definition; medicine; military affairs; rhetoric
Translated by: David Whitehead on 19 May 2009@05:41:14.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (set status) on 20 May 2009@01:22:08.
David Whitehead (typo) on 20 May 2009@03:18:55.
David Whitehead on 5 June 2013@04:30:20.

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