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Headword: *paratribh/
Adler number: pi,475
Translated headword: friction
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] argument, strife.[1]
"[...] the friction and envy which had arisen towards him."[2]
Greek Original:
*paratribh/: logomaxi/a, e)/ris. th\n genome/nhn pro\s au)to\n paratribh\n kai\ zhlotupi/an.
[1] The first of these glossing terms, literally 'word-battle', is uncommon, and the gloss as a whole sounds an odd (and presumably unconscious) echo of 1 Timothy 6.4: 'concerning investigations and arguments, out of which comes envy, strife, etc.'.
[2] Quotation (and individual) unidentifiable, but cf. generally Polybius 21.16.5.
Keywords: biography; Christianity; definition; ethics; historiography; imagery; religion
Translated by: David Whitehead on 13 April 2009@06:40:21.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (set status) on 15 April 2009@01:54:37.
David Whitehead (another note; more keywords) on 16 April 2009@03:39:29.
David Whitehead on 14 September 2013@04:45:03.
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