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Headword: *pu/kaze
Adler number: pi,3143
Translated headword: shut
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
Sophocles [writes]: "shut [it] quickly: it's not [the job] of a wise physician to chant incantations over a cutting wound."
Greek Original:
*pu/kaze: *sofoklh=s: pu/kaze qa=sson: ou) pro\s i)atrou= sofou= qrhnei=n e)pw|da\s pro\s tomw=nti ph/mati.
Notes:
Sophocles, Ajax 581-2. This passage is the locus cited by LSJ for this connotation of the verb puka/zw (here in imperative singular, second person), which more commonly means 'cover' or 'crowd'.
For related words see also all the other entries between pi 3142 and pi 3155, inclusive.
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Translated by: William Hutton on 18 September 2013@19:36:16.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (set status) on 19 September 2013@01:09:25.
David Whitehead (tweaks and cosmetics) on 19 September 2013@03:25:47.

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