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Headword: Οἰνοποτάζων
Adler number: omicroniota,129
Translated headword: wine-quaffing
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning one who is] wine-drinking, being feasted in a symposium.[1]
Boastings occur around wine.[2]
Greek Original:
Οἰνοποτάζων: οἰνοποτῶν, εὐωχούμενος ἐν συμποσίῳ. παρὰ τὸν οἶνον αἱ καυχήσεις γίνονται.
Notes:
[1] Likewise or similarly in other lexica (references at Photius omicron125 Theodoridis), and cf. also the scholia to Homer, Odyssey 6.309, where οἰνοποτάζει occurs. The present headword itself is quoted from somewhere else -- very probably either Iliad 20.84 (cf. at pi 1696) or Odyssey 20.262.
[2] Scholium A to Homer, Iliad 20.84.
Keywords: daily life; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; epic; food
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 8 June 2004@15:08:41.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (modified headword and translation; cosmetics) on 9 June 2004@04:08:18.
David Whitehead (tweaking) on 7 August 2013@06:21:14.

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