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Headword: *)/allws a)/|deis
Adler number: alpha,1399
Translated headword: you are singing for nothing
Vetting Status: high
[sc. A proverbial saying] in reference to those toiling in vain.
Greek Original:
*)/allws a)/|deis: e)pi\ tw=n ma/thn ponou/ntwn.
Zenobius 1.72.
cf. generally alpha 1318, alpha 1395, alpha 1396, alpha 1398, and again alpha 1400.
Keywords: daily life; meter and music; proverbs
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 26 May 2000@13:51:44.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added note and keyword; cosmetics) on 2 July 2002@05:02:26.
David Whitehead (tweaks) on 10 February 2012@06:24:19.


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