Difference between revisions of "Licos"

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This entry is probably a later addition, which would explain its absence from witnesses B, e and f. It is simply a more Latinised transcription of ''likos'', which represents Greek λύκος /lýkos/, here in its medieval itacist pronunciation /líkos/.
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This entry only occurs in witnesses A and C. This is probably a later addition, which why it is absent from witnesses B efjp. This spelling is simply a more Latinised transcription of ''likos'', which represents Greek λύκος /lýkos/, here in its medieval itacist pronunciation /líkos/.
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[[User:WilfGunther|WilfGunther]] 14:30, 21 September 2014 (BST)
 
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See also: [[Likos]], [[Licantropia]]
 
See also: [[Likos]], [[Licantropia]]
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Latest revision as of 21:40, 21 December 2016

Licos grece lupus.


Apparatus:

Whole entry om. B efjp


Translation:

Licos is Greek for Latin lupus {"wolf"}.


Commentary:

This entry only occurs in witnesses A and C. This is probably a later addition, which why it is absent from witnesses B efjp. This spelling is simply a more Latinised transcription of likos, which represents Greek λύκος /lýkos/, here in its medieval itacist pronunciation /líkos/.


WilfGunther 14:30, 21 September 2014 (BST)


See also: Likos, Licantropia


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