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Headword: Ἀπεῖχε
Adler number: alpha,3140
Translated headword: was distant
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning he/she/it] was far [from].
"How far, of course, [Apollonius] was distant from having been impressed with both a king and [his] magnificence, he revealed by not judging such things worthy even of [his] eyes."[1]
Greek Original:
Ἀπεῖχε: πόρρω ἦν. ὅσον δὴ ἀπεῖχε τοῦ ἐκπεπλῆχθαι βασιλέα τε καὶ ὄγκον, ἐδήλου τῷ μηδὲ ὀφθαλμῶν ἄξια ἡγεῖσθαι τὰ τοιαῦτα.
The headword verb is perhaps extracted from the quotation given, but there are numerous alternatives.
[1] Quotation not identified by Adler but identifiable via the TLG as Philostratus, Life of Apollonius of Tyana 1.30. See on this Theodoridis' Photius edition, vol.II p.XCVII.
Keywords: biography; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; rhetoric
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 4 July 2000@01:18:57.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added note; cosmetics) on 16 March 2001@05:48:19.
David Whitehead (augmented notes, inc a source identification; more keywords; tweaks and cosmetics) on 2 March 2011@03:13:53.
Catharine Roth (tweak) on 2 March 2011@22:24:03.
David Whitehead (expanded n.1) on 12 October 2011@06:32:24.
David Whitehead on 29 March 2012@04:57:35.
David Whitehead (cosmetics) on 8 August 2015@10:14:09.
Catharine Roth (tweaked translation) on 12 September 2015@00:19:39.


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