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Headword: Θάτερα
Adler number: theta,61
Translated headword: the other [way]
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] otherwise.[1]
"How terrible and dangerous everything is for mortals, to incur good or the other [condition]! But one should see the terrible [things] while being outside of troubles; and when one is living well, then [one should] especially attend to one's life, lest he be destroyed unexpectedly."[2]
Greek Original:
Θάτερα: ἑτέρως. ὡς πάντα δεινὰ κἀπικινδύνως βροτοῖς κεῖται, παθεῖν μὲν εὖ, παθεῖν δὲ θάτερα. χρὴ δ' ἐκτὸς ὄντα πημάτων τὰ δείν' ὁρᾶν: χὤταν τις εὖ ζῇ, τηνικαῦτα τὸν βίον σκοπεῖν μάλιστα, μὴ διαφθαρεὶς λάθῃ.
[1] cf. theta 62.
[2] Sophocles, Philoctetes 502-6 (web address 1), quoted already at alpha 1019.
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; tragedy
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 24 January 2008@01:12:07.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (cosmetics) on 24 January 2008@03:54:29.
David Whitehead on 28 December 2012@07:43:27.
Catharine Roth (upgraded link) on 28 December 2012@18:09:06.


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