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ὁπλιτοδρόμος - ὁπλιτόδρομος / ὁπλιτοδρομία

I can only find ὁπλιτοδρόμος (the person who races?) in LSJ but not ὁπλιτόδρομος/ὁπλιτοδρομία (the name for the actual race?)
https://lsj.gr/wiki/%E1%BD%81%CF%80%CE%BB%CE%B9%CF%84%CE%BF%CE%B4%CF%81%CF%8C%CE%BC%CE%BF%CF%82
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hoplitodromos
« Last Edit: 24 Mar, 2020, 11:37:30 by billberg23 »


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I think you're right, spiros.  I can't find ὁπλιτοδρομία anywhere in ancient Greek literature, and ὁπλιτοδρόμος refers only to persons.  Bury may have nodded here;  not typical of him, though.



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