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be unjust, commit a crime, do wrong

ἀδικέω

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sing

ᾷδω / ἀείδω

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get up, emigrate

ἀνίσταμαι (ἀναστα- )

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people; deme

δῆμος, ὁ

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law-court

δικαστήριον, τό

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juror, dikast

δικαστής, ὁ

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assembly, ekklesia

ἐκκλησίᾱ, ἡ

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happy, rich, blessed by the gods

εὐδαίμων, εὔδαιμον (εὐδαιμον- )

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greatest

μέγιστος, η, ον

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greater

μείζων, μεῖζον (μειζον- )

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surely not?

μῶν;

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pity

οἰκτίρω (οἰκτιρα- )

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experience, suffering

πάθος, τό

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everywhere

πανταχοῦ

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orator, politician

ῥήτωρ (ῥήτορ- ), ὁ

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time

χρόνος, ὁ

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DIKAIOPOLIS “Are you looking for a greater city than Athens?”

ΔΙΚ. μείζονα οὖν τινα πόλιν ἢ τὰς Ἀθήνας ζητεῖς;

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EUELPIDES “No, by Zeus, I do not have that in mind.”

ΕΥ. οὐ μὰ Δία οὐκ ἐκεῖνο διανοοῦμαι.

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“There is no greater city than this one.”

οὐκ ἔστι μείζων ταύτης τῆς πόλεως πόλις.

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“For, in the name of Zeus, Athens is clearly the greatest.”

μέγισται γὰρ νὲ Δία αἱ Ἀθῆναι φαίνονται οὖσαι.

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RHAPSODE “Are you looking for a wealthier city than this one?”

ΡΑΨ. ἔπειτα εὐδαιμονεστέρα ταύτης τῆς πόλεως ζήτεις πόλιν;

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EU. “There is no city wealthier than this one.”

ΕΥ. οὐκ ἔστιν εὐδαιμονεστέρα ἢ αὕτη ἡ πόλις.

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“For Athens is the wealthiest.”

εὐδαιμονέσταται γὰρ αἱ Ἀθῆναι.

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DIK. “What then?”

ΔΙΚ. τί οὖν δή;

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“What do you have in mind?”

τί ἐν νῷ ἔχετε;

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“Do you perhaps hate the city?” (Surely you don’t hate the city?)

μῶν μισεῖτε τὴν πόλιν;

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PEISETAIROS “No, by Zeus, we do not hate the city itself.”

ΠΕΙΣ. ἀλλ’ οὺ μὰ Δία οὐκ αὐτὴν μισοῦμεν τὴν πόλιν.

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DIK. “Tell me the, my friends, what happened to you, or what is it that you want that makes you leave the city”

ΔΙΚ. λέγετε οὖν, ὦ φίλοι τί παθόντες ἢ τί βουλόμενοι ἐκ τῆς πόλεως ἀπέρχεσθε;

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EU. “Peisetairos here and I have had a terrible experience, Dikaiopolis, and so we want to go away.”

ΕΥ. δεινὰ δὴ παθόντες καὶ ἐγὼ καὶ ὁ Πειέταιρος οὑτοσί, ὦ Δικαιόπολι, ἐπιέναι βουλόμεθα.

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“For we find the affairs of the city hard to bear, especially the lawcourts.”

βαρέως γὰρ φέρομεν τὰ τῆς πόλεως πράγματα, μάλιστα δὲ τὰ δικαστήρια.

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“So great was the misfortune we suffered when we entered the lawcourts.”

τοιοῦτον γὰρ τὸ πάθος ἐπάθομεν εἰς τὸ δικαστήριον εἰσελθόντες.

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RHAP. “What sort of misfortune?”

ΡΑΨ. ποῖον τὸ πάθος;

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“What had you done, or what wrong did you do so that you suffered this misfortune?”

τί ποιήσαντες ἢ τί ἀδικήσαντες τὸ πάθος ἐπάθετε;

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EU. “We did nothing and we did no wrong ...

ΕΥ. οὐδὲν οὔτ’ ἐποιήσαμεν οὐτ’ ἀδικήσαμεν, ...

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... but the jurors condemned us, even though we were innocent ...

ἀλλ’ οἱ δικασταὶ κατεψηφίσαντο ἡμῶν ἀναιτίων ὄντων ...

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because of the false testimony of the witnesses.”

διὰ τὴν τῶν μαρτύρων ψευδομαρτυρίαν.

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DIK. “I am not surprised that you are setting off to find another city, ...

ΔΙΚ. ἀλλ’ οὐ θαυμάζω εἰ ἄλλην τινὰ πόλιν ζητοῦντες ἀνίστασθε, ...

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since you give a just account of the lawcourt and the jurors.”

ἐπεὶ δίκαια λέγετε περὶ τοῦ τε δικαστηρίου καὶ τῶν δικαστῶν.

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“For the crickets sing for little while in the branches, ...

οἱ μὲν γὰρ τέττιγες ὀλίγον χρόνον ἐπὶ τῶν κραδῶν ᾄδουσιν, ...

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but the Athenians sing all the time in their lawcourts.”

οἱ δὲ Ἀθηναῖοι ἐπὶ τῶ δικῶν ᾄδουσιν ἀεί.

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“You are doing this with reason.”

ταῦτ’ οὖν εἰκότως ὑμεῖς ποιεῖτε.

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“And it is with reason that I shall not do this.”

ἐγὼ δὲ εἰκότως ταῦτα οὐ ποιήσω.

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“For I, like the orators, love the city, and I shall never cease to love the city.”

φιλόπολις γάρ εἰμι, ὥσπερ οἱ ῥήτορες, οὐδὲ παύσομαι οὐδέποτε φιλόπολις ὤν.

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PEI. “Dikaiopolis, what are you saying?”

ΠΕΙΣ. ὦ Δικαιόπολι, τί φής;

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“Do you really think that the orators love the city?”

μῶν φιλοπόλιδας ἡγῇ τοὺς ῥήρορας;

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DIK. “I do. Why not?”

ΔΙΚ. ἔγωγε. τί μήν;

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PEI. “But how do the orators show their love for the people?”

ΠΕΙΣ. ἀλλὰ πῶς φιλοῦσι τὸν δῆμον οἱ ῥήτορες;

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“For consider.”

σκόπει γάρ.

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“The war drags on, ...

ὁ μὲν πόλεμος ἕρπει, ...

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everywhere there are (is) lamentation and funeral pyres because of the plague: ...

πανταχοῦ δὲ κλαυμοὶ καὶ πυραὶ διὰ τὴν νόσον, ...

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everywhere there are corpses, there is much lawlessness.”

πανταχοῦ δὲ οἱ νεκροί, πολλὴ δ’ ἡ ἀνομία.

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“Do the orators show pity for the people?”

ἆρ’ οἰκτίρουσιν οἱ ῥήτορες τὸν δῆμον;

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“Do they pity them or not? Tell me.”

οἰκτίρουσιν ἢ οὔ; λέγε.

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“Why are you silent? You will not say?”

τί σιωπᾷς; οὐκ ἐρεῖς;

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“They do not pity them, but they will destroy the city, you know it well.”

οὐκ οἰκτίρουσιν, ἀλλ’ ἀπολοῦσι τὴν πόλιν, εὖ οἶσθ’ ὅτι.

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“For I will answer on your behalf.”

ἐγὼ γὰρ ὑπὲρ σοῦ ἀποκρινοῦμαι.

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“The land is full of their audacity, the assembly is full of it, and the lawcourts are full of it, ...

καὶ πλέα μὲν ἡ γῆ τῆς τόλμης αὐτῶν, πλέα δ’ ἡ ἐκκλησία, πλέα δὲ τὰ δικαστήρια, ...

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but the people are full of distress.”

ὁ δὲ δῆμος πλέως τῆς ἀπορίας.

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be unjust, commit a crime, do wrong

ἀδικέω

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sing

ᾷδω / ἀείδω

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get up, emigrate

ἀνίσταμαι (ἀναστα- )

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people; deme

δῆμος, ὁ

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law-court

δικαστήριον, τό

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juror, dikast

δικαστής, ὁ

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assembly, ekklesia

ἐκκλησίᾱ, ἡ

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happy, rich, blessed by the gods

εὐδαίμων, εὔδαιμον (εὐδαιμον- )

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greatest

μέγιστος, η, ον

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greater

μείζων, μεῖζον (μειζον- )

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surely not?

μῶν;

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pity

οἰκτίρω (οἰκτιρα- )

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experience, suffering

πάθος, τό

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everywhere

πανταχοῦ

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orator, politician

ῥήτωρ (ῥήτορ- ), ὁ

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time

χρόνος, ὁ

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