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Headword: Ῥυάδες ἄμπελοι
Adler number: rho,279
Translated headword: withered vines
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning] the ones called ψινάδες .[1]
Or rather those which are disappearing [ἐκρέουσαι ],[2] those which are weakening.
Greek Original:
Ῥυάδες ἄμπελοι: αἱ λεγόμεναι ψινάδες. ἤγουν αἱ ἐκρέουσαι, αἱ ἐξασθενοῦσαι.
Notes:
(Entry lacking, Adler reports, in mss AF, and placed later in V.)
[1] cf. psi 109.
[2] Beyond the etymological jingle, this comment seems to be using the verb ἐρέω , literally 'flow out', in the figurative sense noted in LSJ s.v. 3.
Keywords: botany; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; food; imagery
Translated by: David Whitehead on 22 January 2010@10:23:21.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (tweak, keyword, status) on 27 January 2010@00:42:50.
David Whitehead (tweaked tr; another note) on 27 January 2010@03:02:16.
David Whitehead on 30 October 2013@04:48:10.

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