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market-place, agora

ἀγορά, ἡ

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best

βέλτιστος, η, ον

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better

βελτῑ́ων, βέλτῑον (βελτῑον- )

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(to) there

ἐκεῖσε

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meanwhile

ἐν τούτῳ

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leader

ἡγέμων, (ἡγεμον- ), ὁ

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lead (+ dat.)

ἡγέομαι

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see, look down on

καθοράω (κατιδ- )

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crow

κόραξ (κορακ- ) ὁ

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send

πέμπω

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citizen

πολῑ́της, ὁ

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run towards

προστρέχω (προσδραμ- )

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hello! farewell!

χαῖρε

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hand

χείρ (χειρ- ) ἡ

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(Dikaiopolis, having observed the lawlessness of the Eleven ...

θεασάμενος τὴν τῶν ἕνδεκα ἀνομίαν ὁ Δικαιόπολις, ...

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and having heard the words of the suppliant, ...

καὶ ἀκούσας τοὺς τοῦ ἱκέτου λόγους, ...

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goes away through the crowd of citizens towards the agora with the rhapsode.)

ἀπέρχεται διὰ τοῦ τῶν πολιτῶν πλήθους πρὸς τὴν ἀγορὰν μετὰ τοῦ ῥαψῳδοῦ.

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(And Euelpides the son of Polemarchos sees him going away with the rhapsode towards the market-place ...)

καὶ Εὐελπίδης, ὁ τοῦ Πολεμάρχου υἱός, καθορᾷ αὐτὸν πρὸς τὴν ἀγορὰν ἀπιόντα μετὰ τοῦ ῥαψῳδοῦ, ...

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and having seen them, he sends his slave to them.

κατιδὼν δὲ πέμπει πρὸς αὐτοὺς τὸν παῖδα.

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Thus Euelpides’ slave approaches Dikaiopolis ...

προσέρχεται οὖν ὁ παῖς ὁ τοῦ Εὐλπίδου ὡς τὸν Δικαιόπολιν, ...

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and he shouts, as he comes up.

προσιὼν δὲ βοᾷ.

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SLAVE “Wait, Dikaiopolis, wait!”

ΠΑΙΣ μένε, ὦ Δικαιόπολι, μένε.

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DIK. “What shout is that?”

ΔΙΚ. τίς ἡ βοή;

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“Who is responsible for that shout?”

τίς αἴτιός ἐστι τῆς βοῆς ἐκείνης;

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(The slave runs up and grabs his tunic) SLAVE: “I was the cause of that shouting.”

(ὁ παῖς προσελθὼν λαμβάνεται τοῦ ἱματίου)

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SLAVE: “I was the cause of that shouting.”

ΠΑΙΣ ἐγὼ αἴτιος τῆς βοῆς.

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DIK. “Who are you, and why are you holding my tunic, my good fellow?”

ΔΙΚ. τίς ὤν σύ γε τοῦ ἐμοῦ ἱμάτιου λαμβάνῃ, ὦ ἄνρθρωπε;

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SLAVE “I am a slave.”

ΠΑΙΣ παῖς εἰμι.

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DIK. “But whose slave are you?”

ΔΙΚ. ἀλλὰ τίνος ἀνθρώπου παῖς ὢν τυγχάνεις;

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“Who sent you?”

τίς σε ἔπεμψεν;

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SLAVE “I am the slave of Euelpides, and he happened to send me.”

ΠΑΙΣ εἰμὶ ἐγὼ τοῦ Εὐελπίδου παῖς, καὶ ἔτυχε πέμψας με ἐκεῖνος.

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“For Euelpides, the son of Polemarchus, greets you.”

ἀσπάζεται γάρ σε Εὐελπίδης, ὁ τοῦ Πολεμάρχου.

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DIK. “But where is he?”

ΔΙΚ. ἀλλὰ ποῦ ἐστιν αὐτός;

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SLAVE “Here he is, coming up from behind.”

ΠΑΙΣ οὗτος ὄπισθεν προσέρχεται.

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“Do you not see him, running through the crowd of people?”

ἆρ’ οὐχ ὁρᾶτε αὐτὸν τρέχοντα διὰ τοῦ τῶν πολιτῶν πλῆθος;

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“And a friend of his is following with him, Peisetairos, the son of Stilbonides.”

καὶ μετ’ αὐτοῦ ἑταῖρός τις ἕπεται, Πεισέταιρος, ὁ Στιλβονίδου.

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“It is clear that it’s because of you that he’s running.”

δῆλον ὅτι ὑμῶν ἕνεκα τρέχει.

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“But wait.”

ἀλλὰ περιμένετε.

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DIK. “We will wait.”

ΔΙΚ. ἀλλὰ περιμενοῦμεν.

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(Euelpides runs up, holding a basket in his hand.)

(ὁ Εὐελπίδης προστρέχει, κανοῦν ἔχων ἐν τῇ χειρί.)

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(He gets there before Peisetairos ...

(προσδραμὼν δὲ φθάνει τὸν Πεισέταιρον, ...

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and taking Dikaiopolis’ hand he greets him.)

καὶ τῆς χειρὸς τῆς τοῦ Δικαιοπόλεως λαβόμενος ἀσπάζεται.)

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EUELPIDES “Greetings, my dear Dikaiopolis.”

ΕΥΕΛΠΙΔΗΣ χαῖρε, ὦ φίλε Δικαιόπολι.

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“Where are you going and where have you come from?”

ποῖ δὴ καὶ πόθεν;

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DIK. “From the Piraeus, my friend.”

ΔΙΚ ἐκ τοῦ Πειραιῶς, ὦ βέλτιστε.

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“And I am on my way to the assembly.”

προσιὼν δὲ τυγχάνω πρὸς τὴν ἐκκλησίαν.

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“It will be a sovereign assembly today.”

κυρία γὰρ ἐκκλησία γενήσεται τήμερον.

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(Meanwhile Peisetairos comes up, having a crow on his wrist.)

(έν δὲ τούτῳ τυγχάνει προσιὼν Πεισέταιρος, κόρακα ἔχων ἐπὶ τῇ χειρί.)

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DIK. “Greetings to you too, Peisetairos.”

ΔΙΚ. χαῖρε καὶ σύ γε, ὦ Πεισέταιρε.

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“But where on earth are you going with that crow?”

ποῖ δὴ μετ’ ἐκείνου τοῦ κόρακος;

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“Can it be that you are going to the crows?”

μῶν εἰς κόρακας;

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PEIS. “Of course!”

ΠΕΙΣΕΤΑΙΡΟΣ πῶς δ’ οὔ;

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“We are leaving the country, our fatherland.”

ἀνιστάμεθα γὰρ ἐκ τῆς πατρίδος.

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DIK. “But why do you want to leave like this, my friends?”

ΔΙΚ. ἀλλὰ τί βουλόμενοι οὕτως ἀνίστασθε, ὦ φίλοι;

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“Please tell me.”

λέγοιτε ἄν.

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“For I would be very glad to know the reason.”

ἐγὼ γὰρ πάνυ ἡδέως ἂν ἀκούοιμι τὴν αἰτιάν.

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EU. “I will tell you” (if you will permit me).

ΕΥ. λέγοιμι ἄν.

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“We are looking for a peaceful place.”

ζητοῦμεν γὰρ ἡμεῖς τόπον τινὰ ἀπράγμονα.

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“We shall go there, and when we get there, we shall settle in a peaceful city.”

ἐκεῖσε δ’ ἴμεν, ἐλθόντες δὲ πόλιν ἀπράγμονα οἰκιοῦμεν.

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DIK. “But why do you want to carry that crow on your wrist?”

ΔΙΚ. ἀλλὰ τί βουλόμενος ἐκεῖνον τὸν κόρακα ἔχεις ἐπὶ τῇ χειρί;

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EU. “This crow is guiding us, and we are following it.”

ΠΕΙΣ. οὗτος μὲν ὁ κόραξ ἡγεῖται, ἡμεῖς δὲ ἑπόμεθα.

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“For who can lead us to the crows better than a crow?”

τίς γὰρ ἡγεμὼν βελτίων εἰς κόρακας ἢ κόραξ;

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DIK. “He certainly is the best guide.”

ΡΑΨ. ἡγεμὼν βέλτιστος δη.

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market-place, agora

ἀγορά, ἡ

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best

βέλτιστος, η, ον

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better

βελτῑ́ων, βέλτῑον (βελτῑον- )

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(to) there

ἐκεῖσε

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meanwhile

ἐν τούτῳ

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leader

ἡγέμων, (ἡγεμον- ), ὁ

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lead (+ dat.)

ἡγέομαι

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see, look down on

καθοράω (κατιδ- )

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crow

κόραξ (κορακ- ) ὁ

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send

πέμπω

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citizen

πολῑ́της, ὁ

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run towards

προστρέχω (προσδραμ- )

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hello! farewell!

χαῖρε

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hand

χείρ (χειρ- ) ἡ

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