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Headword: *eu)kairei=n
Adler number: epsilon,3532
Translated headword: to prosper
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] to be wealthy. "He was summoning those of the citizens who seemed to prosper in their lives."[1]
Greek Original:
*eu)kairei=n: ploutei=n. o( de\ e)ka/lei tw=n politw=n tou\s dokou=ntas eu)kairei=n toi=s bi/ois.
[1] Polybius fr. 156 Büttner-Wobst; individual and context unknown. Büttner-Wobst notes (534) that Valesius (Henri de Valois 1603-1676) attributed this fragment to Polybius.
T. Büttner-Wobst, ed., Polybii Historiae, vol. IV, (Leipzig 1904)
Keywords: biography; daily life; definition; economics; ethics; historiography; history; politics
Translated by: Matthew Farmer on 24 January 2008@16:35:15.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (tweaked translation, added note) on 24 January 2008@19:19:51.
Catharine Roth (cosmetics) on 24 January 2008@19:20:29.
David Whitehead (more keywords; tweaks and cosmetics) on 25 January 2008@03:49:52.
David Whitehead on 7 November 2012@05:00:54.
Ronald Allen (expanded n.1, added bibliography) on 26 September 2018@23:54:14.


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