Ptisas

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Ptisas grece spuens.


Apparatus:

Ptisas AC | Ptises B e {'a' misread as 'e'} | Ptisens f {'a' misread as 'ẽ'?}


Translation:

Ptisas is Greek for Latin spuens {"spitting"}.


Commentary:

Greek πτύσας /ptýsas/, - itacist /ptísas/ -, {"spitting out"}, is the sg. aorist act. participle of πτύω /ptýō/ {"spit out"}.

See Ptysis


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