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ἄλλος ... ἄλλον

one ... another

2

ἀσπάζομαι

greet, welcome

3

δικανικός, ή, όν

judicial

4

ἐντυγχάνω (ἐντυχ- ) (+ dat.)

meet with, come upon (+ dat.)

5

ἔτερος ... ἔτερον

one ... another (of two)

6

ἱμάτιον, τό

cloak

7

μηδέ ... μηδε

neither ... nor

8

τύχη, ἡ

chance, fortune (good or bad)

9

ὠθέω

push, shove

10

(κελεύοντος τοῦ κήρυκος, ἥκουσιν οἱ δικασταὶ εἰς τὸ δικαστήριον.)

(When the herald summons them the dikasts come into the courtroom.)

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καὶ ἄλλος ἄλλον ὡς ὁρῶσιν ἥκοντα, εὐθὺς ἀσπάζονται, λαβόμενοι τῆς χειρός.)

(And as they see one another coming in, they immediately greet one another, shaking hands. [lit. taking the hand])

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(ἐπεὶ δὲ ἥκουσιν ὁ Κωμίας καὶ Εὐεργίδης εἰς τὸ δικαστήτιον ... )

When Komias and Euergides come into the lawcourt ... )

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(... — οὗ μέλλουσι δικάσειν γραφήν τινα περὶ Νεαίρας — )

( —where they are going to judge a case about Neaira— )

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(... ἀσπάζεται ὁ ἕτερος τὸν ἕτερον.)

( ... they greet one another.)

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ΕΥΕΡΓΙΔΗΣ χαῖρε, ὦ Κωμία.

EUERGIDES “Greetings, Komias.”

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ΚΩΜΙΑΣ νὴ καὶ σύ γε, Εὐεργίδη.

KOMIAS “And [greetings] to you too, Euergides.”

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ὅσος ὁ ὄχλος.

“What a big crowd!”

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ἀλλὰ τίς ἐστί οὑτοσί;

“But who is this?”

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οὐ δήπου Στρυμόδωρος ὁ γείτων;

“It’s not really our neighbor Strymodoros, is it?”

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ναὶ μὰ τὸν Δία, αὐτὸς δῆτ’ ἐκεῖνος.

“Yes, by Zeus, it is indeed the man himself.”

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ὢ τῆς τύχης.

“Oh what luck!”

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ἀλλ’ οὐκ ἤλπιζον Στρυμοδώρῳ ἐντεύξεσθαι ἐν δικαστηρίῳ διατρίβοντι, νέῳ δὴ ὄντι καὶ ἀπείρῳ τῶν δικανικῶν.

“But I did not expect to meet Strymodoros spending his time in the lawcourt, since he is a young man and without experience in judicial matters.”

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ΕΥ. τί οὐ καλεῖς αὐτὸν δεῦρο;

EU. “Why don’t you call him over here?”

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ἐξέσται γὰρ αὐτῷ μεθ’ ἡμῶν καθίζειν.

“It will be possible for him to sit with us.”

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ΚΩ. ἀλλὰ καλῶς λέγεις καὶ καλοῦμεν αὐτόν.

KOM. “A good suggestion (lit: you speak well), and we will call him.”

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ὦ Στρυμόδωρε, Στρυμόδωρε.

“Strymodoros, Strymodorus!”

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ΣΤΡΥΜΟΔΩΡΟΣ χαίρετε, ὦ γείτονες.

STRYMODOROS “Greetings neighbors.”

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ὅσον τὸ χρῆμα τοῦ ὄχλου.

“Oh the size [lit. how big the matter] of the crowd!”

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(ὠθεῖται ὑπὸ δικαστοῦ τινος, ὃς τοῦ ἱματίου λαμβάνεται.)

(He is pushed by a juror who takes hold of his cloak.)

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οὗτος, τί βουλόμενος ἐλάβου τοῦ ἱματίου;

“You, what do you mean by taking hold of my cloak?”

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ὄλοιο.

“To hell with you!” (lit. may you perish!)

32

ΕΥ. εὖ γε.

EU. Well done.

33

κάθιζε.

Sit down.

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ἄλλος ... ἄλλον

one ... another

35

ἀσπάζομαι

greet, welcome

36

δικανικός, ή, όν

judicial

37

ἐντυγχάνω (ἐντυχ- ) (+ dat.)

meet with, come upon (+ dat.)

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ἔτερος ... ἔτερον

one ... another (of two)

39

ἱμάτιον, τό

cloak

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μηδέ ... μηδε

neither ... nor

41

τύχη, ἡ

chance, fortune (good or bad)

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ὠθέω

push, shove