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1

prince, lord, king

ἄναξ, ἄνακτος, ὁ

2

there, here, at this point

ἐνταῦθα

3

black

μέλας, μέλαινα, μέλαν

4

wretched, unhappy

τάλας, τάλαινα, τάλαν

5

(He shouts to the slaves from the roof.)

ΒΔΕΛΥΚΛΕΩΝ (βοᾷ τοῖς δούλοις ἀπὸ τοῦ τέγους)

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BDELYKLEON “Xanthias and Sosias, are you asleep?”

ὦ Ξανθια καὶ Σωσία, καθεύδετε;

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XANTHIAS “O dear, poor me!”

ΞΑΝΘ. οἴμοι, τάλας.

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SOSIAS “What is it?”

ΣΩΣΙΑΣ τί ἐστιν;

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XAN. “The master is no longer sleeping, but is already standing and shouting.”

ΞΑΝΘ. ὁ δεσπότης οὐκέτι καθεύδει ἀλλ’ ἀνίσταται ἤδη καὶ βοῇ χρῆται.

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SOS. “But to whom is the man speaking?”

ΣΩΣΙΑΣ ἀλλὰ τίσι λέγει ὁ ἀνήρ;

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XAN. “Bdelykleon is saying something to us, as it seems to me.”

ΞΑΝΘ. λέγει τι ἡμῖν ὁ Βδελυκλέων, ὡς ἐμοὶ δοκεῖ.

12

“And our master, on happening upon us sleeping, will destroy [us].”

καὶ ἡμῖν καθεύδουσιν ἐντυχὼν ἀπολεῖ ὁ δεσπότης.

13

SOS. “He seems to me to be saying something, Xanthias.”

ΣΩΣΙΑΣ κἀμοὶ δοκεῖ λέγειν τι, Ξανθία.

14

“But what makes you stand up, master?” [lit.: “wanting what are you standing up?”]

ἀλλὰ τί βουλόμενος ἀνίστασαι, ὦ δέσποτα;

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BDEL. “What (need)?” “In theory my father is quiet, Sosias, but in practice he wants to go out.”

ΒΔΕΛ. (pointing inside the house) ὅ τι; λόγῳ μὲν ὁ πατὴρ ἡσυχάζει, Σωσία, ἔργῳ δὲ βούλεται ἐξιέναι.

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“And my father always uses audacity when he wants to go out.”

καὶ ἀεὶ τόλμῃ χρῆται ὁ πατὴρ ἐξιέναι βουλόμενος.

17

“But now, as it seems to me at any rate, my father, having gone into the oven, is making a hole with great zeal.”

νῦν δέ, ὡς ἔμοιγε δοκεῖ, ὁ πατὴρ εἰς τὸν ἰπνὸν εἰσελθῶν ὀπήν τινα ζητεῖ πολλῇ σπουδῇ.

18

“Lord Poseidon, whatever noise is the chimney making?”

(looking at the chimney) ἄναξ Πόσειδον, τί ποτ’ ἄρ’ ἡ κάπνη ψοφεῖ;

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(Philkleon emerges from the smoke)

(ἐκ τῆς κάπνης ἔρχεται ὁ Φιλοκλέων)

20

“You, who are you?”

οὗτος τίς εἶ σύ;

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PHILOKLEON “Me, I’m smoke coming out.”

ΦΙΛΟΚΛΕΩΝ (emerging from the chimney) καπνὸς ἔγωγε ἐξέρχομαι.

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BDEL. “Smoke? But you are not like smoke coming out, as it seems to me, but more like Philokleon.”

ΒΔΕΛ. καπνός; ἀλλὰ καπνῷ μὲν ἐξιόντι οὑχ ὅμοιος εἶ, ὡς ἔμοιγε δοκεῖ, Φιλοκλέωνι δ’ ὁμοιότερος.

23

“What do you think, Xanthias?”

τί δέ σοι δοκεῖ, Ξανθία;

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XAN. “He seems to me to be more like (to) no one than (to) Philokleon, master.”

ΞΑΝΘ. οὐδενὶ ὁμοιότερος εἶναι μοι δοκεῖ ἢ τῷ Φιλοκλέωνι, ὦ δέσποτα.

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BDEL. “Here now, look for some other scheme.”

ΒΔΕΛ. (puts the cover back on the chimney) ἐνταῦθά νυν ζήτει τιν’ ἄλλην μηχανήν.

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prince, lord, king

ἄναξ, ἄνακτος, ὁ

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there, here, at this point

ἐνταῦθα

28

black

μέλας, μέλαινα, μέλαν

29

wretched, unhappy

τάλας, τάλαινα, τάλαν

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