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Headword: Ἐπίχαρις
Adler number: epsilon,2764
Translated headword: charming
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning someone who is] pleasant, congenial. "Though solemn and industrious, he was nevertheless charming in his personal relations."[1]
Greek Original:
Ἐπίχαρις: ἐπιτερπής, ὁμιλητικός. ὁ δὲ σεμνὸς ὢν καὶ σπουδαστικός, ὅμως ἐπίχαρις ἦν ἐν ταῖς ὁμιλίαις.
cf. epsilon 2761 (and for this type of thumbnail sketch alpha 3909).
[1] Damascius, Life of Isidore fr. 310 Zintzen (176 Asmus); slightly different (as well as longer) at sigma 227.
Keywords: biography; definition; ethics
Translated by: David Whitehead on 15 November 2007@09:58:24.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (typo, status) on 15 November 2007@10:35:11.
David Whitehead (another x-ref) on 16 November 2007@03:11:12.
David Whitehead on 22 October 2012@08:24:14.


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