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Headword: Ψευδηγόρος
Adler number: psi,50
Translated headword: falsely-uttering
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning one who/which is] falsely-speaking.
Greek Original:
Ψευδηγόρος: ψευδολόγος.
Notes:
Likewise or (Hesychius psi124) similarly in other lexica.
For the headword adjective (here in the nominative masculine singular) see already under alpha 425. It occurs in the dative plural in Lycophron, Alexandra 1455. See also e.g. Greek Anthology 1.106.2; Greek Anthology Appendix, Epigrammata sepulcralia 722.8 (ψ. ἔπος ).
For the verb ψευδηγορεῖν cf. (?)Aeschylus, Prometheus Bound 1032; Aristotle, Rhetoric 1397a17; and (?)Philemon (fr.102.5 Kock, but not in K.-A.). For the noun ψευδηγορία see Anna Comnena, Alexias 14.9.5; Basil, Epistle 223.1. These words are very common in patristic and Byzantine Greek: see e.g. Irenaeus, Adv. haereses 1.1.20; Nicephorus Gregora, Roman History 3.233.7; George the Monk, Chronicon 413.14, 510.18, 511.22, 512.22.
Keywords: Christianity; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; poetry
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 14 September 2005@14:02:31.
Vetted by:
Antonella Ippolito (added note and keyword, set status) on 15 September 2005@00:28:35.
David Whitehead (tweaked headword; augmented and modified note; cosmetics) on 25 September 2005@04:28:43.
David Whitehead (tweaking) on 5 November 2013@06:32:45.
Catharine Roth (coding) on 1 June 2014@00:06:21.
Catharine Roth (coding) on 10 November 2014@10:57:42.
David Whitehead (tweak; another keyword) on 11 November 2014@02:40:15.
David Whitehead (updated a ref) on 1 January 2015@08:00:14.
David Whitehead on 4 October 2015@11:01:59.

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