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Headword: Πευκαλίμη
Adler number: pi,1411
Translated headword: acute, intelligent
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning] prudent/sensible.
Greek Original:
Πευκαλίμη: φρόνιμος.
Note:
The headword is feminine nominative singular of the adjective πευκάλιμος . Similar entry in Hesychius pi2018 (with three glosses: θερμή , θρασεῖα and φλεγμαίνουσα ), in ps.-Zonaras (where the gloss is συνετή ), and in the Etymologicum Gudianum (which appears to misconstrue the headword as an abstract noun, glossing it with φρόνησις ). Eustathius' commentary on Homer, Iliad 15.81, cites a phrase φρὴν πευκαλίμη in the context of discussing one of Homer's four instances of the dative plural phrase φρεσὶ πευκαλίμῃσι .
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; epic; ethics
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 26 February 2012@01:43:44.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (expanded note; another keyword; cosmetics) on 26 February 2012@04:24:58.
David Whitehead (tweaked note) on 1 October 2013@05:51:47.
Catharine Roth (coding) on 17 July 2014@23:33:41.
David Whitehead (coding) on 23 May 2016@04:35:08.
Catharine Roth (cosmeticule) on 24 June 2016@17:43:44.

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