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Headword: *eu)dai/mwn
Adler number: epsilon,3406
Translated headword: happy
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] one who is rich,[1] one who is virtuous.
"[It is] completely necessary that good people should be better off in Hades, and that bad people should be worse off. I think that even for those still spending time here a happy gratification will follow upon the just people and that an unhappy vengeance will follow upon the bad people."[2]
Greek Original:
*eu)dai/mwn: o( plou/sios, o( e)na/retos. pa=sa a)na/gkh toi=s me\n a)gaqoi=s e)n a(/|dou e)/sesqai a)/meinon, toi=s de\ kakoi=s ka/kion. oi)=mai de\ o(/ti kai\ e)nqa/de e)/ti diatri/bousi, toi=s me\n dikai/ois a)kolouqh/sein eu)dai/mona xa/rin, toi=s de\ a)di/kois kakodai/mona ti/sin.
cf. epsilon 3401, epsilon 3405, epsilon 3408.
[1] Likewise, according to Adler, in the Ambrosian Lexicon (2257).
[2] Tentatively attributed by Adler to Damascius; now Damascius, Life of Isidore fr. 384 Zintzen.
Keywords: definition; economics; ethics; philosophy; religion
Translated by: Marcelo Boeri on 31 October 2000@13:24:59.
Vetted by:
William Hutton (Modified translation.) on 31 October 2000@23:20:43.
David Whitehead (added note; cosmetics) on 17 June 2002@08:26:12.
David Whitehead (augmented notes and keywords; cosmetics) on 30 November 2006@07:59:20.
David Whitehead (updated n.2) on 20 March 2011@07:00:24.
David Whitehead (tweaking) on 5 November 2012@08:58:31.
David Whitehead (small adjustments to notes) on 22 February 2016@05:32:54.


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