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Headword: Ἀνεῳγμέναι Μουσῶν θύραι
Adler number: alpha,2283
Translated headword: the Muses' doors have been opened
Vetting Status: high
[sc. A proverbial phrase] in reference to those readily sharing or receiving the finest things in their education.
Greek Original:
Ἀνεῳγμέναι Μουσῶν θύραι: ἐπὶ τῶν ἐξ ἑτοίμου μεταδιδόντων ἢ λαμβανόντων τὰ κάλλιστα τῶν ἐν παιδείᾳ.
Zenobius 1.89 and other paroemiographers.
Keywords: daily life; ethics; imagery; mythology; proverbs
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 15 June 2000@12:25:50.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (modified translation) on 6 August 2002@01:20:30.
David Whitehead (added note and keywords) on 6 August 2002@03:48:42.
David Whitehead (another keyword; tweaks) on 4 March 2012@07:49:05.
David Whitehead on 14 July 2015@09:11:22.


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