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Headword: Παρωρεία
Adler number: pi,725
Translated headword: mountainside, Paroreia
Vetting Status: high
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Greek Original:
According to LSJ s.v., παρώρεια (sic: proparoxytone) means "a district on the side of a mountain." Especially common, in this sense, in Polybius. But the headword also occurs as a proper name, e.g. in Stephanus of Byzantium s.v. ("a city of Arcadia"), citing Nicolaus of Damascus, and in ps.-Herodian.
Keywords: dialects, grammar, and etymology; geography; historiography
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 2 July 2011@19:23:27.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (expanded note; another keyword; cosmetics) on 4 July 2011@03:33:27.
David Whitehead on 2 September 2011@05:59:12.


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