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Headword: Tamieuô
Adler number: tau,63
Translated headword: I steward, I preserve
Vetting Status: high
[Used] with an accusative. "[...] and to purge bodies first, but to preserve a purity of soul."[1]
Greek Original:
Tamieuô: aitiatikêi. kai sômata men prokathairein, psuchês de katharsin tamieuesthai.
The (unglossed) headword is the active voice of this verb, but the quotation given illustrates the middle voice.
cf. generally tau 61, tau 62.
[1] Quotation not identified by Adler, but identifiable via the TLG as Gregory of Nazianzus, In sanctum baptisma (Orations 40) PG 36.376.
Keywords: Christianity; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; religion; rhetoric
Translated by: David Whitehead on 2 January 2012@05:48:17.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (cosmetics, keyword, status) on 2 January 2012@12:37:39.
David Whitehead (x-refs) on 3 January 2012@03:09:16.
David Whitehead on 6 January 2014@08:57:28.
Catharine Roth (coding) on 12 December 2014@00:19:46.
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