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Headword: Ὑπήντων ταῖς γυναιξίν
Adler number: upsilon,430
Translated headword: they met the women
Vetting Status: high
"[They met the women] with embraces and paeans and everything else that people say and do when they have escaped great dangers into unexpected safety".
Greek Original:
Ὑπήντων ταῖς γυναιξίν, ἀσπασμοὺς καὶ παιᾶνας καὶ πάνθ' ὅσα ἐκ μεγάλων κινδύνων εἰς ἀδόκητον σωτηρίαν καταστάντες ἄνθρωποι λέγουσι καὶ πράττουσιν.
Dionysius of Halicarnassus, Roman Antiquities 8.55.1 (on the Romans' reaction after resisting the Volsci under Coriolanus; cf. mu 210).
For paeans cf. generally pi 836, pi 837, pi 838.
Keywords: ethics; historiography; history; military affairs; meter and music; women
Translated by: David Whitehead on 30 September 2010@03:07:31.
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Catharine Roth (set status) on 30 September 2010@09:39:31.
David Whitehead (x-refs) on 30 September 2010@10:06:39.
David Whitehead on 10 August 2011@09:46:47.
David Whitehead on 25 November 2013@06:26:43.


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