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Headword: Πρός
Adler number: pi,2581
Translated headword: beyond, over and above
Vetting Status: high
"To a length of 60 feet and beyond."[1] Meaning more, somewhat extra.
And the Theologian [writes]: "and a little bit beyond".[2]
Greek Original:
Πρός: εἰς μῆκος δὲ ὅσον πόδας ξ# καὶ πρός. ἀντὶ τοῦ πλεῖον, περισσότερον. καὶ ὁ Θεολόγος: καὶ μικρόν τι πρός.
For this adverbial usage of πρός see generally LSJ s.v., D.
[1] Quotation (transmitted, in Adler's view, via the Excerpta Constantini Porphyrogeniti) unidentifiable.
[2] Gregory of Nazianzus PG 36.501a.
Keywords: Christianity; definition; religion; science and technology; trade and manufacture
Translated by: David Whitehead on 15 March 2010@06:37:31.
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Catharine Roth (set status) on 6 May 2010@01:36:42.
David Whitehead (added primary note) on 6 May 2010@03:06:24.
David Whitehead on 17 October 2013@04:11:01.
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