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Headword: Ὑποσπανίζων
Adler number: upsilon,578
Translated headword: coming short of
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning someone] being in need of. "And coming short of money, he was robbing his subjects."[1]
Greek Original:
Ὑποσπανίζων: ἐνδεῶς ἔχων. χρημάτων τε καὶ ὑποσπανίζων τοὺς ὑπηκόους ἐληί̈ζετο.
Notes:
The headword, presumably extracted from the quotation given, is present participle, masculine nominative singular, of the verb ὑποσπανίζω .
[1] An approximation of Procopius, Secret History 19.5.
Keywords: biography; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; economics; ethics; historiography; history
Translated by: Ioannis Doukas on 4 July 2008@17:47:09.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (augmented notes and keywords; tweaks) on 6 July 2008@05:57:42.
David Whitehead on 10 August 2011@10:49:40.
David Whitehead on 28 November 2013@09:20:41.

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