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Headword: *eu)h/qhs
Adler number: epsilon,3463
Translated headword: foolish
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] stupid, senseless; or useless [with respect to] character.[1]
Polybius [writes]: "[they] reckoning foolishly and childishly the matters at hand."[2]
Greek Original:
*eu)h/qhs: bla/c, a)no/htos: h)\ a)/xrhstos to\ h)=qos. *polu/bios: eu)h/qws e)klogizo/menoi ta\ paro/nta kai\ paidikw=s.
[1] Same or similar glossing in other lexica. For this adjective cf. epsilon 3460.
[2] Polybius fr. 49 B├╝ttner-Wobst (with the related adverb).
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; historiography
Translated by: Ryan Stone on 30 January 2008@19:05:23.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (tweaked translation and note, added keyword, set status) on 31 January 2008@01:13:26.
David Whitehead (more keywords; cosmetics) on 31 January 2008@03:32:32.
David Whitehead on 6 November 2012@05:45:02.
Catharine Roth (tweaked note) on 29 January 2018@00:01:58.


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