Struthion (2)

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Struthion botani strutio herba de qua supra.


Apparatus:

Struthion AC | Struchion B f | Struccion e

botani B e | botoni f | botami AC {'n' misread as 'm'}

strutio AC | structio B e {hypercorrect insertion of 'c' before 't'} | strucio f


Translation:

Struthion botani is Greek for Latin strutio herba {"the herb strutio"}, about which see the entry Struction above.


Commentary:

Struthion botani is Greek στρουθίον βοτάνη /strouthíon botánē/. βοτάνη /botánē/ is transcribed in the itacist pronunciation: /botáni/.


For further information see Struction.


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