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Headword: Μικρὸς σὸς ἀεὶ πῶλος
Adler number: mu,1054
Translated headword: your foal is always small
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[sc. A proverbial saying] in reference to those claiming to be young because of the brevity of [?their] maturity.
Greek Original:
Μικρὸς ὁ σὸς ἀεὶ πῶλος: ἐπὶ τῶν διὰ βραχύτητα ἡλικίας νεάζειν λεγόντων.
Note:
Diogenianus 6.64, Apostolius 11.60, etc.
Keywords: daily life; proverbs; zoology
Translated by: David Whitehead on 9 July 2004@06:31:55.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (set status) on 12 July 2004@00:55:28.
David Whitehead (expanded note; tweaking) on 22 May 2013@10:07:03.

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