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Headword: Οὖθαρ
Adler number: omicron,837
Translated headword: udder
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
The most productive part.
Greek Original:
Οὖθαρ: τὸ γονιμώτατον μέλος.
Note:
Likewise in other lexica (references at Photius omicron626 Theodoridis), and cf. also scholion on Homer, Iliad 9.141, where the phrase οὖθαρ ἀρούρης ("richest part of earth") occurs: web address 1. See also omicron 838. This noun is cognate with English "udder" and Latin uber; it shows the archaic declension-type with alternation of *-r- and *-nt-.
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: agriculture; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; epic; imagery; medicine
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 9 August 2006@22:28:14.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (more keywords) on 10 August 2006@04:41:30.
David Whitehead (expanded note) on 31 July 2013@08:16:33.
Catharine Roth (upgraded link) on 10 August 2013@18:34:12.

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