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Headword: Ὑποτυφούσης
Adler number: upsilon,620
Translated headword: causing to smoulder, making smoulder
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] exciting somewhat, igniting. "[...] but with the narration shortly making the listeners smoulder."[1]
Also [sc. attested is] ὑποτυφομένη ["smouldering"]. "Thence began the enmity of [ = between] the Romans and the Avars, which had already been smouldering for a long time."[2]
Greek Original:
Ὑποτυφούσης: ὑποκνιζούσης, ὑποκαιούσης. ἀλλὰ κατὰ βραχὺ τῆς διηγήσεως ὑποτυφούσης τοὺς ἀκούοντας. καὶ Ὑποτυφομένη. ἐντεῦθεν ἤρξατο ἡ δυσμένεια Ῥωμαίων τε καὶ Ἀβάρων, ἤδη ἐκ πολλοῦ ὑποτυφομένη.
The headword, presumably extracted from the first quotation given, is present participle (feminine genitive singular) of the verb ὑποτύφω .
[1] Quotation unidentifiable.
[2] Part of Menander Protector fr. 5.5 Blockley (= De legationibus gentium ad Romanos 4.31-32).
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; geography; historiography; history; imagery; rhetoric
Translated by: Ioannis Doukas on 23 October 2008@11:24:25.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (tweaks, keyword) on 24 October 2008@01:15:34.
David Whitehead (augmented notes and keywords; tweaks and cosmetics) on 24 October 2008@03:33:10.
David Whitehead (updated n.2) on 3 January 2012@07:33:12.
David Whitehead on 29 November 2013@05:29:43.
David Whitehead (my typo) on 30 May 2016@06:17:00.


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