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Headword: Εἰρωνεία
Adler number: epsiloniota,210
Translated headword: dissimulation, irony
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning] jesting, or pretense.[1]
It is divided into 5 [kinds]: into joking, sneering, sarcasm, mock-modesty.[2]
Greek Original:
Εἰρωνεία: χλεύη, ἢ ὑπόκρισις. διαιρεῖται εἰς ε#: εἰς χλεύην, μυκτηρισμόν, σαρκασμόν, ἀστεϊσμόν.
Notes:
See related words at epsiloniota 206, epsiloniota 207, epsiloniota 208, epsiloniota 209.
[1] Likewise or similarly in other lexica.
[2] Since only four terms are given the numeral should evidently be 4 (as in ps.-Zonaras).
Keywords: daily life; definition; ethics
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 28 June 2005@21:33:51.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (tweaked translation; augmented notes) on 29 June 2005@02:46:41.
David Whitehead (expanded notes; more keywords) on 26 November 2012@09:31:05.

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