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Headword: Ῥέκτῃ ἀνδρί
Adler number: rho,95
Translated headword: for an energetic man, to an energetic man
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[To/for] an active [man].
Greek Original:
Ῥέκτῃ ἀνδρί: τῷ πράκτῃ.
Notes:
The headword phrase, in the dative singular, is evidently quoted from somewhere. (The Byzantine historian Nicephorus Bryennius has a longer version of it (3.2), but he is later than the Suda.)
Its adjective, which prompted the entry, is ῥέκτης , equivalent to ῥεκτήρ , from the root *wreg-.
Keywords: biography; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; historiography; history
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 1 February 2010@01:02:15.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (augmented note and keywords) on 1 February 2010@04:05:35.
David Whitehead on 24 August 2011@06:59:57.

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