Suda On Line menu Search

Search results for theta,200 in Adler number:
Greek display:    

Headword: *qeo/frastos
Adler number: theta,200
Translated headword: Theophrastos, Theophrastus
Vetting Status: high
"As long as [Theophrastus] toiled he was sound of limb, but then, when released [from toil], his limbs failed him and he died".
Greek Original:
*qeo/frastos e(/ws e)po/nei me\n de/mas a)/phros h)=n, ei)=t' a)neqei\s ka/tqane phromelh/s.
From Diogenes Laertius 5.40: the second couplet - here reordered unmetrically - of his own epigram on Theophrastus (theta 199).
Keywords: biography; medicine; philosophy; poetry
Translated by: David Whitehead on 27 August 2001@03:22:05.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth on 12 August 2003@01:34:54.
David Whitehead (added keyword) on 12 August 2003@03:31:56.
David Whitehead on 29 September 2004@08:28:48.


Test Database Real Database

(Try these tips for more productive searches.)

No. of records found: 1    Page 1

End of search