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Headword: *parafro/nimon
Adler number: pi,483
Translated headword: demented
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] out of one's mind, foolish, and incapable in the matter of thoughts. "And know that I would be clearly demented [and] incapable in the realm of thought if I distance myself from you."[1]
Greek Original:
*parafro/nimon: para/frona, a)no/hton, kai\ a)/poron peri\ ta\ fronh/mata. i)/sqi de/, parafro/nimon, a)/poron e)pi\ fro/nhma pefa/nqai m' a)/n, ei)/ se nosfi/zomai.
The headword, extracted from the quotation given, is masculine accusative singular of the rare adjective parafro/nimos.
[1] Sophocles, Oedipus Tyrannus [Oedipus the King] 690-91, with comments from the scholia.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; medicine; poetry; stagecraft; tragedy
Translated by: William Hutton on 27 July 2011@12:54:51.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added primary note; tweaks) on 28 July 2011@03:21:15.
David Whitehead (more keywords) on 14 September 2013@04:56:48.


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