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Headword: *diatroph/
Adler number: delta,798
Translated headword: compassion
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] sympathy, pity.
"With the Carthaginians producing abundant wailing along with tears, the council was overcome with immense compassion."[1]
Greek Original:
*diatroph/: sumpa/qeia, oi)=ktos. tw=n de\ *karxhdoni/wn polu\n klauqmo\n meta\ dakru/wn proi+eme/nwn, diatroph\ mega/lh to\ sune/drion e)pe/sxen.
[1] Diodorus Siculus 32.6.3 (149 BCE: the endgame of the Roman destruction of Carthage).
Keywords: definition; ethics; historiography; history; military affairs
Translated by: William Hutton on 21 January 2004@20:29:44.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (supplied note; added a keyword; cosmetics) on 22 January 2004@03:32:13.
David Whitehead (more keywords; cosmetics) on 2 July 2012@09:15:49.


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