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Headword: Πιναρά
Adler number: pi,1616
Translated headword: squalid
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning things that are] cheap, soiled,[1] wretched.
Greek Original:
Πιναρά: εὐτελῆ, ῥυπαρά, ταπεινά.
Notes:
Likewise or similarly in other lexica; references at Photius pi888 Theodoridis. Neuter plural of this adjective, evidently quoted from somewhere; extant possibilities begin with Lucian (cf. next note) and Appian.
[1] For this second gloss cf. the scholia to Lucian, Timon 7, where πιναρός occurs.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics
Translated by: David Whitehead on 9 March 2010@09:40:44.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (set status) on 10 March 2010@01:48:18.
David Whitehead (another note) on 10 March 2010@03:28:15.
David Whitehead on 4 October 2013@04:20:22.

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