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Headword: *)ek trixo\s kre/matai
Adler number: epsilon,690
Translated headword: it is hanging by a hair
Vetting Status: high
A proverb in reference to those taking excessive risks.
Greek Original:
*)ek trixo\s kre/matai: paroimi/a e)pi\ tw=n sfo/dra kinduneuo/ntwn.
Zenobius 3.47, etc.
Keywords: daily life; ethics; imagery; proverbs
Translated by: David Whitehead on 14 May 2003@10:30:41.
Vetted by:
William Hutton (set status) on 7 June 2003@07:57:19.
David Whitehead (cosmetic) on 4 January 2005@03:58:06.
David Whitehead on 10 August 2012@03:58:35.


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