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Headword: Κεχηνότες
Adler number: kappa,1467
Translated headword: gaping
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning they who are] foolish. "Don't fly around, you gaping fools;" for the [verb] κεχηνέναι is understood of stupid people. Aristophanes [says]: "don't fly all around gaping".
Greek Original:
Κεχηνότες: μωροί. μὴ περιπέτεσθε, ὦ μωροὶ κεχηνότες: τὸ γὰρ κεχηνέναι ἐπὶ τῶν ἀνοήτων παραλαμβάνεται. Ἀριστοφάνης: μὴ περιπέτεσθε πανταχῆ κεχηνότες.
Notes:
Aristophanes, Birds 165 (web address 1), and scholion.
cf. kappa 1461, kappa 1462, kappa 1463, kappa 1464, kappa 1465, kappa 1466.
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: comedy; definition; imagery
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 28 September 2003@17:10:33.
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