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Headword: *pra=os
Adler number: pi,2220
Translated headword: gentle, mild, soft
Vetting Status: high
[Note] that they take the gentle man for the inert and inactive. Look also under 'enkrateia'.[1]
Greek Original:
*pra=os: o(/ti to\n pra=on ei)s to\n a)rgo\n kai\ a)ki/nhton metalamba/nousi. kai\ zh/tei e)n tw=| e)gkra/teia.
Entry lacking, Adler reports, in mss AFV (but a marginal addition in A).
See also pi 2200.
[1] The Suda has three entries for e)gkra/teia: epsilon 123, epsilon 124, epsilon 125. The headword of the present entry, pra=os, does not actually occur in any of them, but the substantive link (as Adler notes) is with epsilon 123.
Keywords: definition; philosophy
Translated by: William Hutton on 16 October 2001@18:14:00.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (modified note) on 17 October 2001@03:57:38.
David Whitehead (x-ref; tweaks; raised status) on 18 December 2009@06:30:26.
David Whitehead on 13 October 2013@08:07:56.


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