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Headword: Θιγγάνει
Adler number: theta,383
Translated headword: grasps, handles
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning he/she/it] touches.
Greek Original:
Θιγγάνει: ἅπτεται.
Likewise or similarly in other lexica. The headword is third person singular, present indicative active, of this verb (cf. theta 384). Already under alpha 2733 (q.v.), but taken to be quoted here from Euripides, Hippolytus 310 (where it has a figurative sense); and see also (e.g.) Aeschylus, Agamemnon 432.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; imagery; tragedy
Translated by: Ryan Stone on 24 February 2008@07:26:53.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (corrected headword and tr; note; another keyword) on 24 February 2008@09:09:59.
David Whitehead on 3 January 2013@09:33:32.


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