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Headword: *stornu/ntes
Adler number: sigma,1146
Translated headword: strewing
Vetting Status: high
[no gloss]
Greek Original:
Present active participle, masculine nominative plural, of sto/rnumi. It is almost certainly extracted from one of only two extant intances outside the present entry, Herodotus 7.54 (web address 1): Xerxes' troops at the Hellespont were 'strewing the way with myrtle-boughs'. (The other instance is in Strabo.)
Entry lacking, Adler reports, in mss AF.
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: botany; dialects, grammar, and etymology; historiography; history; military affairs
Translated by: David Whitehead on 25 April 2003@08:08:12.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (augmented note, added link, set status) on 10 January 2005@21:16:38.
David Whitehead (another keyword) on 11 January 2005@02:56:35.
David Whitehead (expanded note) on 21 August 2011@09:43:24.
David Whitehead on 1 January 2014@06:21:03.
David Whitehead on 14 May 2014@06:58:55.


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