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Headword: *diafe/rw
Adler number: delta,820
Translated headword: I differ
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] I am distinguished.[1] [Used] with a genitive. "We differ so much from our forebears."[2] But [used] with a dative when it means I am hostile. "On account of which both then and now and always I agree to be at war and to differ with them".[3] Also, "how does a period differ from a comma? By time."[4]
Greek Original:
*diafe/rw: to\ dialla/ssw. genikh=|. tosou=ton diafe/romen tw=n progo/nwn. dotikh=| de\ e)pi\ tou= e)xqrai/nw. u(pe\r ou(= kai\ to/te kai\ nu=n kai\ a)ei\ o(mologw= polemei=n kai\ diafe/resqai tou/tois. kai/, ti/ni diafe/rei stigmh\ u(postigmh=s; xro/nw|.
[1] For this glossing verb cf. delta 619, delta 620.
[2] Isocrates 8.54.
[3] Demosthenes 18.31.
[4] Dionysius Thrax, Greek Grammar 1.1.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; rhetoric
Translated by: William Hutton on 29 August 2004@23:38:26.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added notes and another keyword) on 30 August 2004@03:38:30.
David Whitehead (another note; cosmetics) on 9 March 2011@07:33:31.
David Whitehead (tweaking) on 3 July 2012@05:42:34.
David Whitehead (coding) on 30 October 2015@11:07:59.


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