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διδάκαλος, ὁ

teacher

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ὁμολογέω

agree

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οὐκοῦν

therefore

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οὔκουν

not ... therefore

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καὶ ὁ Εὐθύδημος, “ἀλλὰ τίς διδάσκει τοὺς μανθάνοντας,” ἔφη, “ὁ διδάσκαλος, ἢ ἄλλος τις;”

And Euthydemos said: “But who teaches those who learn, the teacher, or someone else?”

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ὡμολόγει ὅτι ὁ διδάσκαλος τοὺς μανθάνοντας διδάσκει.

He agreed that the teacher teaches those who learn.

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“καὶ ὅτε ὁ διδάκαλος ἐδίδασκεν ὑμᾶς παῖδας ὄντας, ὑμεῖς μαθηταὶ ἦτε;”

“And when the teacher was teaching you as children, were you pupils?”

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ὡμολογει.

He agreed that they were.

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“καὶ ὅτε μαθηταὶ γὰρ ὄντες, οὐδὲν ᾖστέ πω;”

“And when you were pupils, you knew nothing yet?”

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“οὐ μὰ Δία. μαθηταὶ γὰρ ὄντες, οὐδὲν ᾖσμεν.”

“No, by Zeus! For since we were pupils, we knew nothing.”

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“ἆρ’ οὖν σοφοὶ ἦτε, οὐκ εἰδότες οὐδέν;”

“Were you then clever, when you knew nothing?”

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“οὐ δῆτα σοφοὶ ἦμεν,” ἦ δ’ ὃς ὁ Κλεινιας, “ἐπειδὴ οὐκ ᾖσμεν οὐδέν.”

“No, indeed, we were certainly not clever since we knew nothing,” said Kleinias.

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“οὐκοῦν εἰ μὴ σοφοί, ἀμαθεῖς;”

“Therefore, if you were not clever, were you ignorant?”

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“πάνυ γε.”

“Certainly.”

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“ὑμεῖς ἄρα, μαθηταὶ ὄντες, οὐκ ᾖστε οὐδέν, ἀλλ’ ἀμαθεῖς ὄντες ἐμανθάνετε;”

“So, then, when you were pupils you knew nothing, but being ignorant you were learning?”

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ὡμολόγει τὸ μειράκιον.

The young man agreed.

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“οἱ ἀμαθεῖς ἄρα μανθάνουσιν, ὦ Κλεινία, ἀλλ’ οὐχὶ οἱ σοφοί, ὡς σὺ οἴῃ.”

“Then it is the ignorant who learn, Kleinias, but not the clever, as you believe.”

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διδάκαλος, ὁ

teacher

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ὁμολογέω

agree

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οὐκοῦν

therefore

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οὔκουν

not ... therefore

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