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Headword: *dia/noia *eu)/ripos
Adler number: delta,674
Translated headword: a thought [like the] Euripos
Vetting Status: high
[sc. A proverbial phrase] in reference to people people who change very easily and are unstable.
Greek Original:
*dia/noia *eu)/ripos: e)pi\ tw=n r(a=|sta metaballome/nwn kai\ a)staqmh/twn a)nqrw/pwn.
From alpha 2536. Euripos is the strait separating Euboea from Boeotia and Attica; it is also a noun referring in general to "any strait or narrow sea where the flux and reflux is violent" (LSJ).
Keywords: daily life; ethics; geography; imagery; proverbs
Translated by: Craig Gibson on 22 July 2003@23:41:42.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added keyword; cosmetics) on 23 July 2003@05:02:51.
David Whitehead (more keywords; tweaking) on 1 July 2012@07:44:10.


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