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Headword: *lesbi/wn a)/cia
Adler number: lambda,305
Translated headword: [deeds] worthy of the men of Lesbos
Vetting Status: high
A proverb in reference to the unsuccessful.[1]
Greek Original:
*lesbi/wn a)/cia: paroimi/a e)pi\ tw=n a)pra/ktwn.
Likewise in other lexica (and some of the paroemiographers) see the references at Photius lambda205 Theodoridis.
cf. generally lambda 306.
[1] Men or things.
Keywords: daily life; definition; ethics; geography; proverbs
Translated by: D. Graham J. Shipley on 23 November 2007@01:59:23.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (supplied notes and more keywords; cosmetics) on 23 November 2007@05:40:49.
David Whitehead on 15 April 2013@06:46:51.


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