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Headword: Λιταργοῦμεν
Adler number: lambda,615
Translated headword: we will slip away
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] we will run immediately. From[1] the [phrase] very swift-footed;[2] that is, quick. Aristophanes [writes]: "then see that we will slip away home to our farms".
Greek Original:
Λιταργοῦμεν: συντόμως δραμούμεθα. πρὸς τὸ λίαν ἀργόν: τουτέστι ταχύ. Ἀριστοφάνης: εἶθ' ὅπως λιταργοῦμεν οἴκαδ' ἐς τὰ χωρία.
Aristophanes, Peace 562 (web address 1), with scholion. The word picked out as headword here should be λιταργιοῦμεν (first person plural, future, of λιταργίζω ), but the Suda gives it as λιταργοῦμεν .
[1] παρά scholion; πρός here.
[2] cf. lambda 614.
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: agriculture; comedy; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology
Translated by: David Whitehead on 14 June 2009@07:00:20.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (added link, set status) on 15 June 2009@17:55:51.
David Whitehead (typo) on 16 June 2009@03:03:29.
David Whitehead on 21 April 2013@06:41:19.


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