ἀθέσφατος

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COMPOUND: ἀθέσφατος, -ον
CATEGORIZATION: A [α+A]
MEANING: ‘beyond even a god’s power to express, unutterable’
ETYMOLOGY: ἀ- privativum + θέσφατος, -ον
OCCURRENCE: Il. III, 4; X, 6; Od. VII, 273; XI, 61, 373; XIII, 244; XV, 392; XX, 211
CASE/GENDER/NUMBER: nom. m. sg., nom. f. (target gender) sg., acc. m. sg., acc. f. (target gender) sg., nom. f. (target gender) pl.
HEADEDNESS: endocentric (right-headed)
CLASSIFICATION: determinative – karmadhāraya
NOTES: ἀ- privativum is not a free word in Greek