Suda On Line menu Search

Search results for alpha,2061 in Adler number:
Greek display:    

Headword: *)anasesurme/nhn
Adler number: alpha,2061
Translated headword: exposed
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] disorderly, indecorous.[1] "[An] exposed and outrageous comedy".[2]
"They call the jesting man charming and the witty man clever, but the exposed man raw and simple. From these it follows also that the austere man is considered rustic, and the just man not civilized, or even sophisticated".[3]
Greek Original:
*)anasesurme/nhn: a)/kosmon, a)preph=. kwmw|di/an a)nasesurme/nhn kai\ plhmmelh=. kalou=si de\ to\n me\n skwptiko\n e)pi/xarin, to\n de\ eu)tra/pelon e)pide/cion, to\n d' a)nasesurme/non a)/plaston kai\ a(plou=n. oi(=s e)pakolouqei= kai\ to\n au)sthro\n a)/groikon h(gei=sqai, to\n de\ di/kaion ou) politiko\n, ou)d' h(/meron.
The headword (perfect middle/passive participle, feminine accusative singular, of a)nasu/rw) is presumably extracted from the first quotation given.
[1] "Exposed" in the sense of pulling up clothing and revealing what is underneath.
[2] Synesius, Letter 67 (213C).
[3] Damascius, Life of Isidore fr. 312 Zintzen (176 Asmus); cf. alpha 4462 (end), delta 1070 (end), epsilon 3772 (end), sigma 688.
Keywords: clothing; comedy; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; imagery; philosophy; rhetoric
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 21 October 2000@10:54:04.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (modified headword and translation; added notes) on 22 October 2000@11:50:34.
David Whitehead (added keyword; cosmetics) on 1 August 2002@05:52:55.
David Whitehead (augmented note) on 1 August 2002@06:00:17.
David Whitehead (another note; more keywords) on 27 February 2012@09:56:47.
David Whitehead (more x-refs) on 23 January 2014@07:21:33.
Catharine Roth (cosmeticule) on 1 March 2014@10:50:56.
David Whitehead on 4 July 2015@04:01:52.
Catharine Roth (coding) on 6 July 2015@23:34:39.


Test Database Real Database

(Try these tips for more productive searches.)

No. of records found: 1    Page 1

End of search