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Headword: Ὀνεία
Adler number: omicron,332
Translated headword: ass-hide, donkey-hide
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning] the skin of the ass/donkey.
"He put on [the horse] both the pack-saddle of the beast and the donkey-hide when he had skinned it." Babrius says [this].[1]
Greek Original:
Ὀνεία: ἡ τοῦ ὄνου δορά. τὴν σάγην τε τοῦ κτήνους καὶ τὴν ὀνείαν προσεπέθηκεν ἐκδείρας. Βάβριός φησιν.
Note:
[1] Babrius 7.12-13. See LSJ entry at web address 1 for ὄνειος (A).
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: daily life; definition; poetry; zoology
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 1 December 2000@00:45:28.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added keyword; cosmetics) on 23 May 2001@08:25:46.
David Whitehead (tweaks) on 2 July 2013@03:34:30.
Catharine Roth (tweaked note) on 20 September 2013@22:56:17.

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