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Headword: Ψαθαρόν
Adler number: psi,2
Translated headword: friable
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning] soft. Thus Plato[1] and Aristotle [in] On Animals [sc. use the word].
Greek Original:
Ψαθαρόν: ἁπαλόν. οὕτως Πλάτων καὶ Ἀριστοτέλης Περὶ ζῴων.
Notes:
cf. alpha 3834. The present headword is either masculine accusative singular or neuter nominative/accusative singular of this adjective.
[1] Plato Comicus rather than the philosopher, according to Adler. Not registered by Kock, but latterly fr. 291 Kassel-Austin.
[2] Aristotle, History of Animals 527a30.
Keywords: comedy; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; philosophy; zoology
Translated by: William Hutton on 22 October 2003@22:02:05.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added note and keyword) on 23 October 2003@05:15:53.
David Whitehead (expanded note; another keyword) on 23 April 2010@07:38:40.
David Whitehead (tweaks and cosmetics) on 5 November 2013@03:10:44.
David Whitehead (updated n.1) on 27 December 2014@09:53:41.

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