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Headword: *di' o)cei/as dramei=n
Adler number: delta,1186
Translated headword: to run through sharps
Vetting Status: high
[sc. A proverbial phrase] in reference to those taking risks. For 'sharp' is what they call the spear-point.
Greek Original:
*di' o)cei/as dramei=n: e)pi\ tw=n diakinduneuo/ntwn. o)cei=an ga\r le/gousi th\n lo/gxhn.
Zenobius 3.13, etc.; cf. omicron 414.
Keywords: daily life; ethics; imagery; military affairs; proverbs; science and technology; trade and manufacture
Translated by: David Whitehead on 12 May 2003@07:49:47.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth on 29 May 2003@00:12:37.
David Whitehead (cosmetics) on 29 June 2004@07:08:01.
David Whitehead on 12 July 2012@07:17:13.


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