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Headword: *stwmuli/a
Adler number: sigma,1152
Translated headword: persiflage, wordiness
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] deceit advanced by wittiness.
Greek Original:
*stwmuli/a: h( kata\ a)steio/thta a)pa/th proerxome/nh.
The source of this entry was not identified by Adler but is identifiable via the TLG as ps.-Nonnus, Scholia mythologica 4.25 (in reference to Diogenes the Cynic: delta 1143, etc.).
For related words, cf. sigma 1153, sigma 1154.
Keywords: biography; definition; ethics; philosophy; rhetoric
Translated by: David Whitehead on 3 October 2013@10:01:42.
Vetted by:
William Hutton (tweaked translation, added source identification, added keywords, raised status) on 3 October 2013@13:38:24.
David Whitehead (expanded note; cosmetics) on 4 October 2013@03:22:07.
David Whitehead on 1 January 2014@06:43:58.


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