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Headword: *qeoklutou=ntes
Adler number: theta,164
Translated headword: calling on the gods
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning they] having summoned gods.[1] "And calling on the gods within themselves, they were at the same time reminded of the secret rites."[2] That is, [reminded] of the mysteries.
Greek Original:
*qeoklutou=ntes: qeou\s e)pikalesa/menoi. kai\ e)n e(autoi=s qeoklutou=ntes, a(/ma kai\ tw=n o)rgi/wn e)me/mnhnto. toute/sti tw=n musthri/wn.
cf. generally theta 163.
[1] The headword, presumably extracted from the quotation given, is present active participle, masculine nominative plural, of the verb qeoklute/w (cf. theta 162).
[2] Aelian fr. 93f Domingo-Forasté (90 Hercher). Jonathan Toup conjectured e)n a)du/tois "in inner shrines" instead of e)n e(autoi=s "in themselves."
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; religion
Translated by: Ryan Stone on 17 February 2008@23:44:36.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (tweaked tr; augmented notes and keywords) on 18 February 2008@04:02:55.
David Whitehead (my typo) on 22 March 2011@08:39:40.
Catharine Roth (updated reference, expanded note) on 3 November 2012@02:13:54.
David Whitehead on 31 December 2012@08:35:06.


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