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ἀλλά

but (“however”)

2

γάρ

for

3

ἡμεῖς

we

4

μή

don’t

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οὐ, οὐκ, οὐχ

no; not

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ὡς

how!

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ΖΗΝ. (more frantically) ἐγὼ δὲ οὐκ ἀκούω, ὦ φίλοι.

Sden. I do not hear [it], friends.

8

μὴ φροντίζετε.

Don’t worry!

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αλλὰ δεῦρο ἔλθετε καὶ βλέπετε, δεῦρο.

But come over here and look ... over here!

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ὁρῶ γὰρ τὰ ἐμπόρια καὶ τὰς ὁλκάδας ἔγωγε.

For I see the markets and the merchant ships.

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ἆρα ὁρᾶτε τὰ ἐμπόρια καὶ ὑμεῖς;

Do you also see the markets?

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ΚΥΒ. καὶ ΔΙΚ. ὁρῶμεν καὶ ἡμεῖς. τί μήν;

CAPTAIN and DIK. We ourselves also see (them). So what?

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ΖΗΝ. (waxing lyrical) ὦ Πόσειδον, ὡς καλαί εἰσιν αἱ ὁλκάδες, ὡς καλά ἐστι τὰ ἐμπόρια.

SDEN. O Poseidon, how beautiful are the merchant ships, how beautiful are the markets!

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ἀλλὰ δεῦρο βλέπετε, ὦ φίλοι.

But look over here, friends.

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ΚΥΒ. ἄκουε, ὦ Ζηνόθεμι, καὶ μὴ λέγε “ὡς καλά ἐστι τὰ ἐμπόρια.”

CAPTAIN Listen, Sdenothemis, and don’t say “How beautiful are the markets.”

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ἡμεῖς γὰρ τὸν ψόφον σαφῶς ἀκούομεν.

For we hear the noise clearly.

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ΔΙΚ. ἀλλὰ πόθεν ὁ ψόφος;

DIK. But where is the noise [coming] from?

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ΚΥΒ. (pointing down below) κάτωθεν, ὦ Δικαιόπολι.

CAPTAIN. From below, Dikaiopolis.

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διὰ τί οὐ καταβαίνομεν ὑμεῖς;

Why don’t we go down ourselves?

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ἐλθέ, ὦ Δικαιόπολι —

Come on, Dikaiopolis —

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ΖΗΝ. (by now quite desperate) ποῖ βαίνετε ὑμεῖς; ποῖ βαίνετε;

SDEN. Where are you going? Where are you going?

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διὰ δί οὐ μένετε, ὦ φίλοι;

Why don’t you stay, friends?

23

μὴ φροντίζετε. ὁρῶ γὰρ ἐγώ —

Don’t worry. For I see —

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ἀλλά

but (“however”)

25

γάρ

for

26

ἡμεῖς

we

27

μή

don’t

28

οὐ, οὐκ, οὐχ

no; not

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ὡς

how!

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