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Headword: *)ecemei=n
Adler number: epsilon,1621
Translated headword: to throw up, to vomit forth
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] to empty oneself out. Aristophanes [writes]: "don't, I really beg you," -- that is, don't say [it] at all -- "except when I'm about to throw up." Speak, he is saying, when you have waited until I'm about to throw up; for I might throw up more easily [then].[1]
Greek Original:
*)ecemei=n: e)kkenou=sqai. *)aristofa/nhs: mh\ dh=q' i(keteu/w: toute/sti mh\ o(/lws ei)/ph|s: plh/n g' o(/te me/llw e)cemei=n. to/te, fhsi/n, le/ge, e)pithrh/sas o(/te me/llw e)cemei=n: r(a=|sta ga\r a)\n ma=llon e)ceme/saimi.
The headword, present infinitive of e)ceme/w, is extracted from the quotation given.
[1] An unmetrical approximation of Aristophanes, Frogs 11 (Dionysos to Xanthias: web address 1), with comments derived from the scholia thereto; cf. mu 538.
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: comedy; daily life; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; food; medicine; poetry
Translated by: William Hutton on 2 March 2007@03:57:55.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (x-ref and another keyword; cosmetics) on 2 March 2007@07:51:18.
David Whitehead (tweaked hw and tr; augmented notes) on 12 September 2012@06:21:30.


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