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Headword: Ὑληωροί
Adler number: upsilon,97
Translated headword: wood-watchers
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] those whose concern is the activities in the wood. [He] is speaking of the guards of the mountain.
Greek Original:
Ὑληωροί: οἷς τὰ διὰ τῆς ὕλης ἔργα ἐν φροντίδι ἐστί. λέγει δὲ τοὺς φύλακας τοῦ ὄρους.
The headword, a nominative plural, is evidently quoted from somewhere; it has been claimed as Callimachus, Hecale fr. 373 Pfeiffer (contextless), but it also occurs in Apollonius Rhodius, Argonautica 1.1227 (web address 1).
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: botany; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; geography; poetry
Translated by: David Whitehead on 27 August 2008@05:14:31.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (added link, set status) on 27 August 2008@11:51:33.
David Whitehead (expanded note) on 25 April 2011@07:40:24.
Catharine Roth (upgraded link) on 26 April 2011@00:52:55.
David Whitehead on 20 November 2013@03:38:22.


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