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Headword: Ὀργάσας
Adler number: omicron,517
Translated headword: having tempered
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning someone] having softened.
Greek Original:
Ὀργάσας: μαλάξας.
Notes:
Aorist active participle of ὀργάζω , masculine nominative singular (cf. omega 163). Already at omicron 506; from glosses on Herodotus 4.64.2, where he is describing the Scythians' technique and process of scalping (web address 1).
Alphabetical order here would require ὀργίσας , which occurs in some manuscripts of Herodotus.
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; historiography; medicine; military affairs; science and technology; trade and manufacture
Translated by: David Whitehead on 23 July 2006@08:30:26.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (augmented note, added link and cross-reference, set status) on 23 July 2006@17:49:29.
David Whitehead (tweak) on 24 July 2006@03:39:30.
Catharine Roth (augmented note) on 20 January 2010@00:55:06.
David Whitehead on 7 July 2013@07:05:32.
Catharine Roth (upgraded link) on 7 July 2013@23:46:44.

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