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Headword: Μεμαγμένη μᾶζα
Adler number: mu,548
Translated headword: kneaded barley-cake
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[sc. A proverbial phrase] in reference to good things close at hand.
Greek Original:
Μεμαγμένη μᾶζα: ἐπὶ τῶν ἑτοίμων ἀγαθῶν.
Notes:
From the celebrated Archilochus fr.2 (ἐν δορὶ μέν μοι μᾶζα μεμαγμένη, ἐν δορὶ δ' οἶνος Ισμαρικός ; cf. iota 645); taken up by the paroemiographers.
See also mu 549 (and generally mu 34, mu 35).
Keywords: daily life; ethics; food; imagery; military affairs; poetry; proverbs
Translated by: David Whitehead on 14 July 2006@07:11:53.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (set status) on 14 July 2006@13:24:52.
David Whitehead (augmented note and keywords) on 16 July 2006@04:35:35.
David Whitehead on 15 May 2013@07:02:56.

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