Suda On Line menu Search

Home
Search results for delta,695 in Adler number:
Greek display:    

Headword: Διὰ πείρας συχνῆς
Adler number: delta,695
Translated headword: by frequent experience
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
Meaning [through] accuracy.
"By frequent experience I know that this man had greatly advanced the goodly sect and that he did not fall far behind his father in pious zeal."[1]
Greek Original:
Διὰ πείρας συχνῆς: ἀντὶ τοῦ ἀκρίβειαν. τοῦτον ἐπίσταμαι διὰ πείρας συχνῆς μάλα τήν τε ἀγαθοειδῆ προαίρεσιν προβεβλημένον καὶ τὴν τοῦ πατρὸς οὐ πολύ τι λειπόμενον κατὰ τὴν εὐσεβῆ προθυμίαν.
Note:
[1] Damascius, Life of Isidore fr.185 Zintzen (119 Asmus), on Asklepiodotos; taken with some alteration and abridgment from alpha 4174.
Keywords: biography; definition; ethics; philosophy; religion
Translated by: William Hutton on 21 October 2003@01:08:57.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (augmented note; cosmetics) on 21 October 2003@03:11:45.
David Whitehead (another keyword; cosmetics) on 1 July 2012@08:45:15.

Find      

Test Database Real Database

(Try these tips for more productive searches.)

No. of records found: 1    Page 1

End of search