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Headword: Προσεκτικώτατα
Adler number: pi,2632
Translated headword: most assiduously, very assiduously
Vetting Status: high
"For the Romans decided to perform the sacrifices most carefully and most assiduously, in accordance with the ancestral statutes."[1] Meaning expensively, shrewdly.
Greek Original:
Προσεκτικώτατα: ἐδόκει γὰρ Ῥωμαίων ἐπιμελέστατα καὶ προσεκτικώτατα κατὰ τοὺς πατρίους θεσμοὺς τελεῖν τὰς θυσίας. ἀντὶ τοῦ πολυτελῶς, νουνεχῶς.
The headword, presumably extracted from the quotation given, is neuter plural superlative, used adverbially, of the adjective προσεκτικός .
[1] Quotation (transmitted, in Adler's view, via the Excerpta Constantini Porphyrogeniti) unidentifiable.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; economics; ethics; historiography; history; law; religion
Translated by: David Whitehead on 6 May 2010@09:22:56.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (expanded note, set status) on 6 May 2010@17:12:12.
David Whitehead (added primary note) on 7 May 2010@03:12:23.
David Whitehead (cosmetics) on 27 November 2011@06:40:31.
David Whitehead on 17 October 2013@05:24:59.
David Whitehead on 24 May 2016@07:54:21.


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