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Headword: Φθίνει
Adler number: phi,493
Translated headword: wastes away
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning he/she/it] perishes, ceases.[1]
Also [sc. attested is the participle] φθινόμενοι ["they perishing"].[2]
Greek Original:
Φθίνει: φθείρεται, λήγει. καὶ Φθινόμενοι.
Notes:
For the verb φθίνω , see also phi 485, phi 490, phi 492, phi 500, phi 502.
[1] Likewise or similarly in other lexica, and in glosses on ps.-Dionysius. Third person singular, present, evidently quoted from somewhere; there are numerous possibilities.
[2] Present middle participle, masculine nominative plural. Attested only here in this form, but perhaps generated by the genitive plural in Aeschylus, Choephori 406.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; imagery; poetry; tragedy
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 25 November 2010@21:32:27.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (expanded notes and keywords; tweaks) on 26 November 2010@03:10:30.
David Whitehead (augmented notes; another keyword) on 12 December 2013@07:15:49.
Catharine Roth (coding) on 20 April 2014@00:38:39.

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