ἀστραβδα

ἀστραβδα
Grammatical information: adv.?
Meaning: Meaning unknown; used with δορκὰσιν παίζειν. (Hdt. 3, 64)
Other forms: Accent unknown.
Origin: XX [etym. unknown]
Etymology: Formation like κρύβδα, κύβδα, μίγδα (Schwyzer 626). Unknown. One might think of: ἀστραβής (`without turning one's back'?, `without trembling'? ἀστράπτω, ἀστράβη (not to στρέφω). Lit. in Bq.
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Greek-English etymological dictionary (Ελληνικά-Αγγλικά ετυμολογική λεξικό). . 2010.

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