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Headword: Σιμά
Adler number: sigma,427
Translated headword: snub-nosed
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
In the Epigrams: "and you are sneering, grinning, at the snub-nosed [sc. child]." Meaning you are scoffing at, you are jeering at.
Greek Original:
Σιμά: ἐν Ἐπιγράμμασι: καὶ σιμὰ σεσηρὼς μυχθίζεις. ἀντὶ τοῦ χλευάζεις, μυκτηρίζεις.
Notes:
From mu 1494, quoting Greek Anthology 5.178.3-4.
cf. generally sigma 437.
(Entry lacking, Adler reports, in mss AF, and placed later in V.)
Keywords: children; daily life; ethics; medicine; poetry
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 3 January 2014@23:46:30.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (another note and keyword; cosmetics) on 5 January 2014@04:15:07.


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