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Headword: Νεανιεύματα
Adler number: nu,109
Translated headword: youthful [actions], youthful [words]
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning] boastful [ones], empty acts of daring.
Greek Original:
Νεανιεύματα: κομπάσματα, κενὰ τολμήματα.
Note:
Neuter noun (here in the plural) from νεανιεύομαι (nu 108). Likewise or similarly glossed in other lexica (see the references at Photius nu74 Theodoridis); evidently quoted from somewhere (perhaps Plato, Republic 390A: web address 1).
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; philosophy
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 18 December 2003@12:34:54.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added a keyword; cosmetics) on 19 December 2003@03:25:03.
David Whitehead (tweaked tr; augmented note and keywords) on 12 May 2008@03:16:53.
David Whitehead on 5 June 2013@06:05:01.

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