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Headword: Κραιπαλώδης
Adler number: kappa,2358
Translated headword: given to drunkenness
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
"They knew full well the deficiencies of the spirit, whether [sc. those of] an individual who might be given to drunkenness and inebriation or a pleasure-seeker with his brain in his genitals".
Greek Original:
Κραιπαλώδης: τῆς ψυχῆς τὰ ἐλαττώματα κατηπίσταντο, εἴτε κραιπαλώδης τις εἴη καὶ μέθυσος εἴτε φιλήδονος καὶ ἐν τοῖς αἰδοίοις ἔχων τὸν ἐγκέφαλον.
Notes:
Aelian fr. 282 Domingo-Forasté (284 Hercher).
The headword adjective is attested only here and (in the neuter, used abstractly) in Plutarch.
cf. generally kappa 2355, kappa 2356, kappa 2357.
Keywords: daily life; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; food; gender and sexuality; philosophy
Translated by: David Whitehead on 4 March 2009@05:21:48.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (set status) on 4 March 2009@09:34:14.
David Whitehead (augmented note; another keyword) on 4 March 2009@09:46:01.
Catharine Roth (updated reference, raised status) on 7 September 2011@01:23:04.

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