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Headword: *to\n a)f' i(era=s
Adler number: tau,758
Translated headword: the one from the holy
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning a] line; in the game of pettoi. Menander in False Accuser [sc. mentions it].[1]
Greek Original:
*to\n a)f' i(era=s: grammh/: e)n th=| tw=n pettw=n paidia=|. *me/nandros *katayeudome/nw|.
Same or similar entry elsewhere: see the references at Photius tau373 Theodoridis; and cf. already alpha 4613, kappa 1642.
On pettoi/pessoi, see pi 1384 with notes.
[1] Menander fr. 269 Kock (235, Koerte, 205 K.-A.).
Renzo Tosi, Dictionnaire des sentences latines et grecques (2010) no.1133
Keywords: comedy; daily life; definition; imagery; proverbs; religion
Translated by: David Whitehead on 4 June 2013@07:45:45.
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Catharine Roth (expanded note, set status) on 5 June 2013@01:32:22.
David Whitehead (tweaking) on 5 June 2013@03:07:40.
David Whitehead on 14 January 2014@06:24:06.
David Whitehead on 31 December 2014@07:09:08.


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