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Headword: Ὑδροστάσιον
Adler number: upsilon,65
Translated headword: pond, pool
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning a] small lake. "After bypassing this large pond/pool they arrived at the lakes in which the Cophen river[1] mixes and vanishes."[2]
Greek Original:
Ὑδροστάσιον: λίμνη μικρά. παραμειψάμενοι τὸ μέγα τοῦτο ὑδροστάσιον ἀφίκοντο ἐς τὰς λίμνας, ἐν αἷς ἐπιμιγνύμενος ἀπόλλυται ὁ Κωφὴν ποταμός.
[1] kappa 2306; also attested as Κώφης ; the modern-day Kabul River (Wikipedia entry at web address 1).
[2] Part of Menander Protector fr. 10.4 Blockley (= De legationibus gentium ad Romanos 8.26-8).
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: definition; geography; historiography; history
Translated by: Ioannis Doukas on 18 July 2009@10:33:02.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (modified headword; another keyword; tweaks and cosmetics) on 19 July 2009@05:29:06.
David Whitehead (updated n.2) on 3 January 2012@07:28:25.
David Whitehead on 19 November 2013@05:41:07.


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