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Headword: *boudo/rw| no/mw|
Adler number: beta,415
Translated headword: by an ox-flaying custom
Vetting Status: high
[sc. A proverbial phrase] in reference to those who deserve to be flayed in the same way as oxen.
Greek Original:
*boudo/rw| no/mw|: e)pi\ tw=n a)ci/wn ou(/tws de/resqai w(s oi( bo/es.
Same or similar entry in other lexica (and some of the paroemiographers, e.g. Diogenianus 3.66).
Keywords: daily life; ethics; proverbs; trade and manufacture; zoology
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 22 September 2001@20:23:22.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added keywords; cosmetics) on 23 September 2001@08:33:37.
David Whitehead (note; another keyword; tweaks) on 12 June 2011@09:43:03.
Catharine Roth (tweaked translation, raised status) on 13 June 2011@00:15:54.
David Whitehead on 1 June 2012@07:04:45.


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