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Headword: Χαλαρά
Adler number: chi,7
Translated headword: loose [ones], open [ones]
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning] slack [ones].
"I imagine you like to wear loose shoes."[1]
"And his heart was open and gentle to those in need, even to someone of those men who were opposed to him."[2]
Greek Original:
Χαλαρά: χαῦνα. χαλαρὰ γοῦν χαίρεις φορῶν ὑποδήματα. καὶ χαλαρὸν ἦν αὐτῷ καὶ θῆλυ τὸ σπλάγχνον πρὸς τοὺς δεομένους, εἴπερ τινὶ τῶν καθ' αὑτὸν ἀνθρώπων.
Notes:
The headword, neuter plural of this adjective, is presumably extracted from the first quotation given.
[1] Aristophanes, Thesmophoriazusae 263 (web address 1).
[2] Damascius, Life of Isidore fr. 196 Zintzen (123 Asmus).
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: biography; clothing; comedy; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; imagery
Translated by: Roger Travis on 22 June 1999@15:42:29.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (augmented notes and keywords; cosmetics) on 23 November 2001@04:16:02.
Catharine Roth (corrected references, added link) on 13 November 2010@23:28:03.
David Whitehead (more keywords; tweaking) on 7 November 2013@04:59:02.
David Whitehead (tweaked a ref) on 31 May 2016@09:15:21.

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