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Headword: Καχρύων
Adler number: kappa,1155
Translated headword: barley
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
"He frolicked, he has farted, just like a little donkey feasting on parched barley."
Greek Original:
Καχρύων: ἐσκίρτα, πεπόρδει, ὥσπερ καχρύων ὀνίδιον εὐωχημένον.
Notes:
Aristophanes, Wasps 1305-6 (web address 1); cf. epsilon 1309, pi 735.
For the headword (here genitive plural, extracted from the quotation) cf. kappa 1156.
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: comedy; daily life; dialects, grammar, and etymology; food; imagery; zoology
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 30 April 2007@21:00:22.
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David Whitehead (x-ref; cosmetics) on 1 May 2007@03:09:26.
David Whitehead (tweaking) on 12 February 2013@03:36:29.
Catharine Roth (upgraded link) on 12 February 2013@09:28:10.
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