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Headword: Μελιτιανός
Adler number: mu,523
Translated headword: Melitian, Meletian
Vetting Status: high
[Note] that Boutalion and Koroibos and Melitides were calumniated for stupidity. Aristophanes [sc. says this].[1] See [sc. also] in the [entry] 'laughable'.[2]
Greek Original:
Μελιτιανός. ὅτι Βουταλίων καὶ Κόροιβος καὶ Μελιτίδης ἐπὶ μωρίᾳ διεβέβληντο. Ἀριστοφάνης. ζήτει ἐν τῷ γελοῖος.
The unglossed headword, which has no substantive connection with what follows, presumably means a follower of the Melitian (or Meletian) schism. See Catholic Encyclopedia entry at web address 1.
[1] From beta 468.
[2] gamma 118.
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: biography; Christianity; comedy; daily life; ethics; religion
Translated by: David Whitehead on 21 May 2008@05:51:47.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (added link, set status) on 21 May 2008@11:51:43.
David Whitehead (tweaks) on 22 May 2008@03:04:34.


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