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Headword: Ὑπήντων ταῖς γυναιξίν
Adler number: upsilon,430
Translated headword: they met the women
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
"[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.
Notes:
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.
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