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Headword: *)astikw=s
Adler number: alpha,4241
Translated headword: astutely; urbanely
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] intelligently, sensibly.[1]
"He, of all, having grasped the situation astutely divided into two those who had advanced."[2]
Also said is [the related adjective] astikos ["urbane"] [meaning he who is] civil.
"[...] and [how] the hayseed [can support] the urbane men," says the Theologian.[3]
Greek Original:
*)astikw=s: eu)sune/tws, e)mfro/nws. o( de\ pa/ntwn a)stikw=s th\n pro/qesin katanoh/sas dixh=| diei=le tou\s prosxwrh/santas. le/getai de\ *)astiko\s kai\ o( politiko/s. kai\ tou\s a)stikou\s o( a)/groikos, o( *qeolo/gos fhsi/.
[1] Likewise in ps.-Zonaras. The headword adverb (presumably extracted from the quotation which follows here) is not otherwise attested.
[2] Quotation unidentifiable.
[3] i.e. Gregory of Nazianzus: In theophania (Oratio 38) (= PG 36.317).
Keywords: biography; Christianity; definition; ethics; historiography; history; military affairs; religion; rhetoric
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 6 January 2002@05:48:17.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (modified translation; added note and keywords) on 6 January 2002@11:41:31.
David Whitehead (another keyword) on 7 October 2005@06:12:24.
David Whitehead (augmented notes and keywords; tweaks) on 4 March 2011@06:36:22.
David Whitehead (tweaking) on 26 April 2012@03:18:44.
Catharine Roth (coding) on 7 February 2015@23:50:58.
David Whitehead (another note) on 8 February 2015@03:53:35.


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