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Headword: *dialoidorei=tai
Adler number: delta,638
Translated headword: lambastes, rails at
Vetting Status: high
It is construed with a dative.[1]
"For Aristophanes says these things not so much because he likes Prodicus as because he hates Socrates. For in the Birds he lambastes Prodicus."[2]
Greek Original:
*dialoidorei=tai. dotikh=| sunta/ssetai. o( ga\r *)aristofa/nhs ou) filw=n *pro/dikon tau=ta/ fhsin, o(/son misw=n *swkra/thn. e)n ga\r toi=s *)/ornisi dialoidorei=tai *prodi/kw|.
[1] Besides the instance quoted below, see e.g. Herodotus 2.121.d (cited in LSJ s.v.).
[2] Quoted from a scholion to Aristophanes, Clouds 361, which compares Socrates unfavorably with Prodicus of Keos (on whom see generally pi 2365/pi 2366): web address 1 below. The cross-reference is to Birds 693: web address 2 below (and again at pi 2366).
Associated internet addresses:
Web address 1,
Web address 2
Keywords: biography; comedy; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; philosophy
Translated by: William Hutton on 25 October 2000@15:21:58.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (augmented notes; minor cosmetics) on 26 March 2001@04:30:00.
David Whitehead (augmented and rearranged notes; more keywords; cosmetics) on 29 June 2012@07:09:17.
Catharine Roth (cosmeticules) on 25 August 2013@20:36:42.


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