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ἀνομία, ἡ

lawlessness

2

ἀπάγω

lead away, take away

3

ἀποφεύγω

escape, run off

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δοῦλος, ὁ

slave

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ἱερόν, τό

sanctuary

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ἱκέτης, ὁ

suppliant

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μά (+ acc.)

by ...! (+ acc.)

8

ξένος (ξεῖνος), ὁ

foreigner, guest, host

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ὀρθός, ή, όν

straight, correct, right

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(Δικαιόπολις καὶ ὁ ῥαψῳδὸς πορεύονται εἰς τὸ ἄστυ.)

(Dikaiopolis and the rhapsode travel towards the city.)

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(ἐξαίφνης δ’ ἀνήρ τις τρέχει πρὸς αὐτούς.)

(Suddenly a man runs up to them.)

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ΔΙΚ. εἰπέ μοι, ὦ ῥαψῳδέ, τίς ὁ θόρυβος;

DIKAIOPOLIS Tell me, rhapsode, what’s the din?

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τίνες αἱ βοαί; τί γίγνεται;

What are those shouts? What’s happening?

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ΡΑΨ. ἰδού, ὦ Δικαιόπολι, ἄνθρωπός τις δεῦρο τρέχει.

RHAPSODE Look, Dikaiopolis, a man is running this way.

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ἆρ’ ὁρᾷς τὸν άνδρα;

Do you see the man?

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ἢ λανθάνει σε ὁ ἀνὴρ δεῦρο τρέχῶν;

Or are you unaware of the man running this way?

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ΔΙΚ. οὐ μὰ Δία. ὁρῶ γὰρ αὐτὸν προστρέχοντα.

DIK. No, by Zeus. For I see him running towards [us].

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ἀλλ’ ἄτοπον τὸ πρᾶγμα.

But the situation is strange.

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τίς πότ’ ἐστιν;

Whoever is it?

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ΡΑΨ. ἴσως δοῦλός τίς ἐστι καὶ ἀποφεύγων τυγχάνει.

RHAP. Perhaps he is a slave and happens to be running away.

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ΔΙΚ. ἀλλὰ δοῦλος μὲν οὔκ ἐστιν, ὁδοιπόρος δὲ ὢν φαίνεται.

DIK. But he is not a slave and he seems to be a traveler.

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ἢ λανθάνει σε ὁ ἀνὴρ χλαμύδα ἔχων;

Or do you not notice that the man has a cloak?

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ΡΑΨ. ὀρθῶς λέγεις, ὦ Δικαιόπολι.

RHAP. You speak rightly, Dikaiopolis.

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ἀλλ’ ἴσως ξένος ἐστίν.

But perhaps he is a foreigner.

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ΔΙΚ. ἰδού. τρέχει γὰρ ὁ ἀνὴρ εἰς τὸ Ἡράκλειον ἱερόν.

DIK. Look! The man is running into the shrine of Heracles.

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ἀλλὰ τί πάσχει, φέυγων εἰς τὸ ἱερόν;

What’s the matter with him, that he’s running into the shrine?

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ΡΑΨ. δῆλον ὅτι ἐφ’ ἱκετείαν τρέπεται.

RHAP. It’s clear that he’s turning in for sanctuary.

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καὶ μὴν προσέρχονται ἄνδρες τινές.

And now some men are approaching.

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καὶ δῆλοί εἰσι διώκοντες τὸν ἄνδρα.

Clearly they are pursuing the man.

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ΔΙΚ. ἀλλὰ τί τοῦτο τὸ πρᾶγμα;

DIK. But what’s this situation?

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προσέρχεται γὰρ κῆρυξ — καὶ οἱ ἕνδεκα καὶ οἱ ὑπηρέται.

A herald is approaching and — the Eleven and the public slaves.

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ἀλλὰ ὁ ὰνὴρ φθάνει τοῦς ἕνδεκα εἰς τὸ ἱερὸν τρέχων

But the man has anticipated the Eleven by running into the shrine.

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(The leader of the Eleven, Satyros, approaches) ΣΑΤΥΡΟΣ ποῖ φεύγει ὁ Λακεδαιμόνιος; ποῦ ἔστιν;

SATYROS Where is the Spartan fleeing to? Where is he?

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(turns to the rhapsode) οὗτος, ἆρ’ οἷσθα ποῦ ἐστιν ὁ φευγών;

You there — do you know where the fugitive is?

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ἢ λανθάνει σε ὁ ἀνὴρ φεύγων;

Or are you not aware of the man fleeing?

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ΡΑΨ. οὐ λανθάνει ἐμέ.

RHAP. I am aware of him.

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άλλ’ ἐν ἐκείνῳ τῷ ἱερῷ ἐστιν, ἱκέτης ὤν.

But he’s in that shrine, as a suppliant.

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ΣΑΤ. δεῦρ’ ἐλθετε, ὦ ὑπηρέται, εἰς ἐκεῖνο τὸ ἱερόν.

SAT. Come here, slaves, into that shrine!

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ἀπάγετε ταχέως τὸν ξένον, Λακεδαιμόνιον ὄντα.

Quickly lead away the stranger, as he is a Spartan.

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ΔΙΚ. μὴ ἄπαγε τὸν φεύγοντα, ὦ κῆρυξ, καίπερ Λακεδαιμόνιον ὄντα.

DIK. Don’t drag away the fugitive, herald, although he’s a Spartan.

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ἱκέτης γὰρ τυγχάνει ὢν ὁ ξένος, καὶ φθάνει ὑμᾶς εἰς τὸ ἱερὸν τρέχων.

The stranger happens to be a suppliant, and he anticipated you by running into the shrine.

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ἱκέτης δ’ ὤν, ὅσιος ἐστιν.

Because he’s a suppliant, he is sacrosanct.

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ΡΑΨ. “πρὸς γὰρ Διός εἰσιν ἄπαντες ξεῖνοι.”

RHAP. “All strangers are under the protection of Zeus.”

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(the herald intervenes) ΚΗΡΥΞ μὴ φροντίζετε, ὦ ὑπηρέται, ἀλλ’ ἀπάγετε τὸν ἄνδρα.

HERALD Don’t worry about that, slaves, but lead the man away.

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ΔΙΚ. ὢ τῆς ἀνομίας. δυστυχὴς δὴ φαίνεται ὢν ὁ ξένος.

DIK. What lawlessness! Indeed the stranger appears to be unfortunate.

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ἀνομία, ἡ

lawlessness

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ἀπάγω

lead away, take away

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ἀποφεύγω

escape, run off

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δοῦλος, ὁ

slave

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ἱερόν, τό

sanctuary

51

ἱκέτης, ὁ

suppliant

52

μά (+ acc.)

by ...! (+ acc.)

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ξένος (ξεῖνος), ὁ

foreigner, guest, host

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ὀρθός, ή, όν

straight, correct, right

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