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Headword: *au(thi/+
Adler number: alpha,4471
Translated headword: this here
Vetting Status: high
Aristophanes [writes]: "this here chamberpot, if you want to urinate,[1] will be next to you, nearby on the peg."[2]
Greek Original:
*au(thi/+: *)aristofa/nhs: a)mi\s me\n, h)=n ou)rhtia/sh|s, au(thi\+ para\ soi\ h)remh/setai e)ggu\s e)pi\ tou= patta/lou.
See already alpha 1590 (and again omicron 946).
[1] But not defecate. On the distinction between the a)mi/s and the skwrami/s see sigma 692.
[2] Aristophanes, Wasps 807-808.
J. Henderson, The Maculate Muse (New Haven 1975) 191 and index s.v.
Keywords: comedy; daily life; medicine
Translated by: Debra Hamel on 8 October 2000@22:44:25.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added bibliography; cosmetics) on 19 March 2001@10:35:17.
Catharine Roth (cosmetics) on 17 January 2004@00:56:14.
David Whitehead (tweaking) on 2 May 2012@09:01:34.


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