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Headword: Οἰκέται
Adler number: omicroniota,52
Translated headword: house-staff
Vetting Status: high
Not only slaves, but also everyone [sc. working] in the house. Aristophanes in Clouds: "the house-staff are snoring."
Greek Original:
Οἰκέται: οὐ μόνον οἱ θεράποντες, ἀλλὰ καὶ πάντες οἱ κατὰ τὴν οἰκίαν. Ἀριστοφάνης Νεφέλαις: οἱ δ' οἰκέται ῥέγχουσιν.
Aristophanes, Clouds 5 (web address 1), with comment from the scholia there.
See also the scholia to Plato, Republic 5.465C.
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: comedy; daily life; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 22 June 2003@12:31:51.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (modified headword and translation; cosmetics) on 23 June 2003@06:23:52.
David Whitehead on 11 August 2011@06:41:26.


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