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Headword: Ant' agathôn agathides
Adler number: alpha,2601
Translated headword: skeins of good things
Vetting Status: high
A proverb in reference to to those having a fine experience in return for their previous benefactions.
Greek Original:
Ant' agathôn agathides: paroimia epi tôn eu paschontôn anth' hôn euergetêsan proteron.
See already alpha 123. (Note, however, that in the present entry's version the addition of a)nt' affects the translation somewhat: 'instead of good things, skeins'.)
Keywords: comedy; daily life; imagery; proverbs
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 6 July 2000@10:04:21.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (modified headword and translation; added note and keywords) on 11 March 2001@08:35:01.
David Whitehead (modified headword; tweaks and cosmetics) on 16 March 2012@07:56:13.
David Whitehead on 21 July 2015@02:57:12.


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