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Headword: *koskulmati/ois
Adler number: kappa,2138
Translated headword: with leather off-cuts
Vetting Status: high
"He used to flatter [...and] deceive with certain leather off-cuts, saying things like '[...] eat, gulp down, have the three-obol. Do you want me to serve your supper'?"
Greek Original:
*koskulmati/ois: e)qw/peuen, e)chpa/ta koskulmati/ois tisi\ toiauti\ le/gwn: e)/nqou, r(o/fhson, e)/xe triw/bolon. bou/lei paraqw= soi do/rpon;
See already kappa 2137. The present entry is an approximation (and abridgement) of Aristophanes, Knights 48-52 (web address 1).
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: biography; comedy; economics; food; imagery; politics; trade and manufacture; zoology
Translated by: David Whitehead on 7 January 2009@10:32:44.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (added link, set status) on 7 January 2009@18:40:15.
David Whitehead (tweaked tr; more keywords) on 8 January 2009@03:11:55.
David Whitehead on 13 March 2013@07:52:44.
Catharine Roth (upgraded link) on 8 April 2013@01:22:26.
David Whitehead on 15 April 2013@05:08:13.


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