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Headword: Συντετάσθαι
Adler number: sigma,1636
Translated headword: to have been stretched together
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning] to have been stretched along.
Greek Original:
Συντετάσθαι: διατετάσθαι.
Note:
Same entry in Hesychius (sigma2711), the Synagoge (sigma374), and Photius' Lexicon (sigma812), where Theodoridis notes that the source of the headword -- perfect passive infinitive of συντείνω -- has been seen in a figurative passage in John Chrysostom, concerning 2 Corinthians 18.3 (PG 61.528). There are other options, from Plutarch onwards.
Keywords: Christianity; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; imagery; religion
Translated by: David Whitehead on 9 February 2014@06:56:37.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (set status) on 9 February 2014@08:54:28.
David Whitehead (expanded note; another keyword) on 9 February 2014@09:06:48.
David Whitehead on 27 May 2016@05:16:31.

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