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Headword: *au)th\ nu=n h( sofi/a zh=|
Adler number: alpha,4478
Translated headword: now wisdom herself lives
Vetting Status: high
[sc. A proverbial saying] in reference to someone with a lofty reputation.[1]
Also [sc. attested is the variant] 'now the Muse herself blooms': similar to the previous one and more colloquial.[2]
Greek Original:
*au)th\ nu=n h( sofi/a zh=|: e)pi/ tinos eu)dokimou=ntos. kai\ *au)th\ nu=n a)nqei= h( *mou=sa: o(/moion tw=| prote/rw| kai\ politikw/teron.
[1] cf. Apostolius 4.29.
[2] For the Muses, see generally mu 1291.
Keywords: daily life; ethics; imagery; mythology; philosophy; poetry; proverbs; religion
Translated by: William Hutton on 31 March 2002@13:34:37.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added note; modified keywords) on 28 August 2002@05:21:08.
David Whitehead (augmented notes) on 23 March 2006@07:38:04.
David Whitehead (more keywords; tweaking) on 2 May 2012@09:39:01.
David Whitehead (my typo) on 17 January 2014@09:16:55.


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