Cicone kaues. Hippon. 3,1 D e i suoi interpreti antichi
| AEVUM ANTIQUUM - 2012 - 2013
Hippon. fr. 3.2 D includes the word kaues, a hapax legomenon in the Greek literary corpus. Modern scholarship has connected it to the Lydian kaues, meaning ‘priest’, and thus considers kaues a lexical borrowing. However, Greek did not need this borrowing, since it has its own word derived from the same Indo-European root as the Lydian kaues, namely kaue...