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Headword: *sumbai/nonta
Adler number: sigma,1362
Translated headword: coming together
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning] agreeing.[1]
"We say that [things] 'come together' [for us], as the craftsmen say that the squared stones come together in the walls and in the pyramids, that they fit with each other in a certain position."[2]
Greek Original:
*sumbai/nonta: sumfwnou=ta. to\ sumbai/nein le/gomen, w(s tou\s tetragw/nous li/qous e)n toi=s tei/xesi kai\ e)n tai=s purami/si sumbai/nein oi( texni=tai le/gousi, sunarmo/zein a)llh/lois th=| poia=| qe/sei.
Notes:
[1] The headword (which must be quoted from somewhere) is present active participle of sumbai/nw, masculine accusative singular or neuter nominative/accusative plural. (The quotation appended uses the corresponding infinitive.) See also sigma 1361, sigma 1363, sigma 1364, sigma 1365, sigma 1470, sigma 1471, sigma 1472.
[2] A close approximation of Marcus Aurelius, Meditations 5.8.2.
Keywords: architecture; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; imagery; philosophy; trade and manufacture
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 26 May 2014@01:14:12.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (tweaks and cosmetics; raised status) on 26 May 2014@03:19:29.


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