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Headword: Ψηφοφορία
Adler number: psi,86
Translated headword: voting-process
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] the vote of the many, and [their] approval [by vote].[1]
"And you shall not cease from your decrees/votes until someone takes you by the leg and intentionally throws you to the ground."[2]
Greek Original:
Ψηφοφορία: ἡ πολλῶν ψῆφος, καὶ ἀποδοχή. κοὐχὶ μὴ παύσησθε τῶν ψηφισμάτων, πρὶν ἂν τοῦ σκέλους λαβὼν ὑμᾶς τις ἐκτραχηλίσαι θέλων.
[1] Likewise or similarly in other lexica.
[2] Aristophanes, Lysistrata 704-5 (which does not contain the present headword: see web address 1); cf. alpha 3609.
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: comedy; constitution; definition; politics
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 30 December 2005@00:56:12.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (tweaked tr; augmented notes and keywords) on 30 December 2005@03:19:44.
David Whitehead (tweaking) on 6 November 2013@05:39:53.


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