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Headword: *)atasqali/a
Adler number: alpha,4326
Translated headword: recklessness
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] folly.[1]
"One of the recently enlisted soldiers, because of youth and recklessness, is wanting flat-breads."[2]
Aelian [writes]: "Servilius committed many reckless and bold acts against Paul[l]us."[3]
Greek Original:
*)atasqali/a: h( frenobla/beia. tw=n tis newsti\ katalege/ntwn stratiwtw=n u(po\ neo/thtos kai\ a)tasqali/as e)piqumei= tw=n a)/rtwn. *ai)liano/s: o( de\ *serouh/lios polla\ kai\ a)ta/sqala e)qrasu/neto kata\ tou= *pau/lou.
See also alpha 4325.
[1] cf. the scholia to Homer, Odyssey 1.7, where a form of the headword appears (web address 1 below).
[2] Quotation unidentifiable.
[3] Aelian fr. 113 Hercher (on the battle of Cannae, 216 BCE).
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: biography; definition; epic; ethics; food; historiography; history; military affairs
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 23 March 2002@08:13:14.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (modified translation; added note and keywords; cosmetics) on 11 April 2002@06:46:03.
David Whitehead (augmented notes and keywords; tweaks and cosmetics) on 4 March 2011@07:06:40.
David Whitehead (tweaking) on 28 April 2012@06:01:50.
David Whitehead on 2 September 2015@06:44:48.


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