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Headword: Περιπνέω
Adler number: pi,1257
Translated headword: I blow around
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
"A gentle breeze was blowing around these [men]."
Greek Original:
Περιπνέω: λεπτὴ δέ τις αὖρα περιέπνει τούτους.
Notes:
Entry lacking, Adler reports, in mss AFV.
One might have expected an opening grammatical comment: '[used] with an accusative'.
Adler attributes the quotation to Symeon Metaphrastes (perhaps thinking of the three youths in the Babylonian furnace; cf. beta 11).
Keywords: Christianity; dialects, grammar, and etymology; geography; religion
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 29 March 2010@00:51:14.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (another note) on 30 March 2010@04:31:23.
Catharine Roth (expanded note) on 30 March 2010@22:08:00.
David Whitehead (tweaked note) on 4 August 2011@06:31:54.
David Whitehead on 26 September 2013@07:34:07.

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