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Headword: *(=h|per
Adler number: eta,424
Translated headword: as
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] according as.[1]
"The king/emperor decided to be satisfied with the present [situation] and not to be too ambitious; as it is best in war and to associate with what happens in war, since none of these things is certain and entirely reliable."[2]
Greek Original:
*(=h|per: kaqo/ti. e)do/kei de\ tw=| basilei= a)rkei=sqai toi=s parou=si kai\ mh\ sfo/dra e)pai/resqai: h(=|pe/r e)stin a)/riston pole/mw| kai\ toi=s e)k tou= pole/mou sumbai/nousin o(milei=n, w(s ou)deno\s e)n au)toi=s bebai/ou kai\ pistou= pa/ntws u(pa/rxontos.
[1] cf. eta 422, eta 423.
[2] Attributed by Gaisford to Menander Protector, and accepted as such by Blockley: his fr. 37.
Keywords: biography; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; historiography; history; military affairs
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 19 September 2006@21:58:00.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (another keyword; cosmetics) on 20 September 2006@03:29:24.
David Whitehead (updated n.2) on 3 January 2012@06:03:30.
David Whitehead on 18 December 2012@05:21:51.


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