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Headword: Πλάσις
Adler number: pi,1693
Translated headword: moulding
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning] mixing-up, a figure in relief, softening.
And [there is] a proverb: 'more malleable than wax'. In reference to those undertaking something readily.[1]
Greek Original:
Πλάσις: ἀνάμιξις, ἐκτύπωμα, μάλθαξις. καὶ παροιμία: Κηροῦ εὐπλαστότερος. ἐπὶ τῶν εὐχερῶς τι ἀντιλαμβανομένων.
Note:
[1] cf. kappa 1537.
Keywords: art history; daily life; definition; ethics; imagery; proverbs; trade and manufacture
Translated by: David Whitehead on 14 April 2010@08:57:48.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (set status) on 15 April 2010@01:14:26.
David Whitehead (tweaked tr; another keyword) on 15 April 2010@03:19:56.
David Whitehead on 6 October 2013@05:31:10.

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