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Headword: Αἰγιαλῷ λαλεῖς
Adler number: alphaiota,41
Translated headword: you are talking to a beach
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[sc. A proverbial saying] in reference to the inaudible. Also 'you are conversing with a wind."[1] Likewise in reference to the inaudible.
Greek Original:
Αἰγιαλῷ λαλεῖς: ἐπὶ τῶν ἀνηκούστων. καὶ Ἀνέμῳ διαλέγῃ. ὁμοίως ἐπὶ τῶν ἀνηκούστων.
Note:
[1] Zenobius 1.38; cf. alpha 2263.
Keywords: daily life; proverbs
Translated by: William Hutton on 27 October 2002@18:14:04.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added note; modified keywords; cosmetics) on 28 October 2002@03:29:06.
David Whitehead (cosmetics) on 10 May 2012@09:07:41.

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