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Headword: *ta\s e)n a(/|dou triaka/das
Adler number: tau,143
Translated headword: the thirtieths in Hades
Vetting Status: high
[sc. A proverbial phrase] in reference to busybodies and those who seek to know hidden [things].
Greek Original:
*ta\s e)n a(/|dou triaka/das: e)pi\ tw=n perie/rgwn kai\ ta\ a)pokekrumme/na ginw/skein zhtou/ntwn.
cf. generally tau 938. The paroemiographers (e.g. Diogenianus 8.39) connect the phrase -- always in the accusative plural -- with Hekate.
Keywords: chronology; daily life; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; mythology; proverbs; religion
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 11 November 2013@23:08:05.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (augmented note and keywords; tweaking) on 12 November 2013@03:49:01.
David Whitehead on 7 January 2014@04:59:29.


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