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Headword: Ὑπάξεσθαι
Adler number: upsilon,153
Translated headword: to bring under one’s power
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] to subjugate, to subdue. "He[A] promises to bring under his[B] power many of the defences on the shore".[1]
Greek Original:
Ὑπάξεσθαι: ὑπαγαγεῖν, ὑποτάξαι. ὑπισχνεῖται δὲ πολλὰ μὲν ὑπάξεσθαι αὐτῷ τῶν ἐπὶ τῆς ὄχθης ἐρυμάτων.
The headword, presumably extracted from the quotation given, is aorist middle infinitive of the verb ὑπάγω (for which cf. upsilon 133, upsilon 134, upsilon 136, upsilon 137, upsilon 139).
[1] Quotation (transmitted, in Adler's view, via the Excerpta Constantini Porphyrogeniti) unidentifiable.
Keywords: biography; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; geography; historiography; history; military affairs
Translated by: Ioannis Doukas on 28 July 2009@06:11:47.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (augmented notes and keywords; cosmetics) on 28 July 2009@06:19:41.
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