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Headword: Ὀφθαλμιάσαι
Adler number: omicron,1009
Translated headword: to look longingly at; to suffer from ophthalmia
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] to envy; or to be in a desirous condition; or also to have an eye disease.[1]
"The multitude looking longingly at the monies had all kinds of ideas about him."[2]
Greek Original:
Ὀφθαλμιάσαι: φθονῆσαι: ἢ ἐπιθυμητικῶς σχεῖν: ἢ καὶ τοὺς ὀφθαλμοὺς πάσχειν. οἱ δὲ πολλοὶ ὀφθαλμιῶντες ἐπὶ τοῖς χρήμασι παντοδαπὰς ἐπινοίας εἶχον περὶ αὐτοῦ.
[1] Similarly in other lexica. The headword -- aorist active infinitive of ὀφθαλμιάω -- must be quoted from somewhere (other than the quotation which follows here). See also epsilon 2821 (and omicron 1008).
[2] Quotation (transmitted, according to Adler, via the Excerpts made for Constantine Porphyrogenitus) unidentifiable.
Keywords: biography; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; economics; ethics; historiography; medicine
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 31 May 2010@00:48:08.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (expanded n.1; more keywords; cosmetics) on 31 May 2010@03:02:41.
David Whitehead (another hw option) on 2 August 2013@07:13:13.
Catharine Roth (tweaked note) on 4 August 2014@00:43:33.


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