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Headword: *ba/ll' e)s *makari/an
Adler number: beta,74
Translated headword: be gone into blessedness
Vetting Status: high
[sc. A proverbial phrase] in reference to those who give themselves over into danger by their courage.
Greek Original:
*ba/ll' e)s *makari/an: e)pi\ tw=n e(autou\s ei)s ki/ndunon kat' a)reth\n dido/ntwn.
Zenobius 2.61. A euphemism for beta 71, q.v., used when the situation calls for praise rather than blame. See also under beta 75.
Keywords: daily life; ethics; proverbs
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 13 April 2002@22:53:24.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (modified headword; added note and keyword) on 2 October 2002@06:20:17.
David Whitehead (another keyword; tweaking) on 21 May 2012@03:45:10.
Catharine Roth (expanded note) on 1 February 2016@00:28:14.


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