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Headword: Πρὸς αὐτοῦ
Adler number: pi,2607
Translated headword: for him
Vetting Status: high
Meaning in his favour. "Considering that the present circumstances with regard to the enemy were not against him but for him, [Fabius] turned his attention to Marcus, eager to put a stop to his daring and anticipate his offensive".[1]
Greek Original:
Πρὸς αὐτοῦ: ἀντὶ τοῦ ὑπὲρ αὐτοῦ. ὁ δὲ οὐ κατ' αὐτοῦ, ἀλλὰ πρὸς αὐτοῦ εἶναι νομίσας τὰ συμβαίνοντα περὶ τοὺς ἐναντίους ἐγίνετο περὶ τὸν Μάρκον, σπουδάζων τὴν τόλμαν ἀφελέσθαι καὶ προκαταλαβεῖν αὐτοῦ τὴν ὁρμήν.
The headword phrase is presumably extracted from the quotation given.
[1] Polybius 3.104.2, on Q.Fabius Maximus Verrucosus and M.Minucius Rufus.
Keywords: biography; definition; ethics; historiography; history; military affairs
Translated by: David Whitehead on 8 August 2013@06:31:57.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (set status) on 8 August 2013@23:47:01.
David Whitehead (expanded n.1) on 9 August 2013@03:10:51.
David Whitehead on 17 October 2013@04:43:53.


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