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Headword: Λόγου τυχεῖν
Adler number: lambda,660
Translated headword: to get a word
Vetting Status: high
Meaning [to get] praise. Demosthenes in the [speech] Against Ktesiphon [sc. uses the phrase].
Greek Original:
Λόγου τυχεῖν: ἀντὶ τοῦ ἐπαίνου. Δημοσθένης ἐν τῷ κατὰ Κτησιφῶντος.
Demosthenes 18.13 (web address 1).
"Against" Ktesiphon here should of course be "For." The error postdates the Suda's immediate source, Harpokration s.v.
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: definition; ethics; rhetoric
Translated by: David Whitehead on 5 December 2000@10:30:52.
Vetted by:
Elizabeth Vandiver (Added link; cosmetics; set status) on 20 November 2003@18:22:55.
David Whitehead (augmented note and keywords; cosmetics) on 21 November 2003@03:01:04.
David Whitehead (tweaks) on 12 July 2011@05:04:23.
David Whitehead on 21 April 2013@09:00:25.
Catharine Roth (upgraded link) on 22 April 2013@01:21:23.
David Whitehead on 17 May 2016@04:03:05.


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