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Headword: *donei=tai
Adler number: delta,1361
Translated headword: is being shaken
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning he/she/it] is rushing wildly, is tottering.[1] Aristophanes [writes]: "for some desire of [= for] these locks [of yours] is shaking me strongly."[2] Meaning is moving [me], is exciting [me].
Greek Original:
*donei=tai: klonei=tai, saleu/etai. *)aristofa/nhs: pa/nu ga/r tis e)/rws me donei= tw=nde bostru/xwn. a)nti\ tou= kinei=, e)reqi/zei.
[1] Probably, as Adler suggests, from scholia to Aristophanes, Birds 1183, where the middle/passive headword occurs (web address 1).
[2] Active voice of the same verb: Aristophanes, Ecclesiazusae 954-5 (web address 2); cf. beta 403.
Associated internet addresses:
Web address 1,
Web address 2
Keywords: comedy; daily life; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; gender and sexuality
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 11 March 2005@18:17:24.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (tweaked translation; augmented notes and keywords) on 13 March 2005@05:24:19.
Catharine Roth (tweaked links) on 1 August 2011@21:33:13.
David Whitehead (tweaking) on 16 July 2012@07:18:25.


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