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Headword: Ψάλλω
Adler number: psi,14
Translated headword: I sing, I pluck
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Used] with a dative.[1] But [also used] with an accusative;[2] "plucking the string of the bow."[3]
Greek Original:
Ψάλλω: δοτικῇ. αἰτιατικῇ δέ: τὴν νευρὰν τοῦ τόξου ψάλλων.
Notes:
[1] So meaning: I sing to.
[2] So meaning: I pluck.
[3] Cassius Dio 49.27.4, repeated from psi 13.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; military affairs; meter and music
Translated by: Nathan Greenberg on 20 May 2002@10:02:23.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (modified translation, added keyword) on 21 May 2002@01:22:35.
David Whitehead (added notes; cosmetics) on 21 May 2002@03:08:44.
Catharine Roth (raised status) on 27 December 2005@00:08:54.
David Whitehead on 5 November 2013@05:18:19.

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