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Headword: *(/ama di/dou kai\ la/mbane
Adler number: alpha,1460
Translated headword: give and take at the same time
Vetting Status: high
A proverb in reference to those who are inconsiderate and not to be trusted.
Greek Original:
*(/ama di/dou kai\ la/mbane: paroimi/a e)pi\ tw=n a)gnwmo/nwn kai\ a)pi/stwn.
Diogenianus 2.77a and other paroemiographers; Tosi [cited under alpha 378] no.476, citing precedents and parallels.
Keywords: daily life; ethics; proverbs
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 9 June 2000@07:34:25.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (modified headword; cosmetics) on 6 February 2001@07:07:37.
David Whitehead (added note and keyword) on 5 July 2002@03:49:29.
David Whitehead (another keyword) on 16 October 2006@05:22:56.
David Whitehead on 11 February 2012@08:06:39.
David Whitehead on 15 August 2012@03:51:54.


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