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Headword: *)argu/rou krh=nai lalou=sin
Adler number: alpha,3798
Translated headword: springs of silver prattle
Vetting Status: high
[sc. A proverbial phrase] in reference to those who are uneducated, but because of an excess of wealth speak freely and prattle.
Greek Original:
*)argu/rou krh=nai lalou=sin: e)pi\ tw=n a)paideu/twn me\n, dia\ de\ plou/tou u(perbolh\n parrhsiazome/nwn kai\ lalou/ntwn.
cf. Diogenianus 2.93 and other paroemiographers.
Keywords: daily life; economics; ethics; imagery; proverbs
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 11 July 2001@01:51:17.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added keywords; cosmetics) on 11 July 2001@10:22:46.
David Whitehead (added note) on 23 August 2002@09:39:03.
David Whitehead (more keywords) on 4 December 2005@08:44:42.
David Whitehead (modified headword and tr; augmented notes and keywords) on 30 June 2011@08:23:40.
David Whitehead on 30 August 2015@09:31:01.


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