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Translation Assistance => Other language pairs => Ancient Greek->English translation forum => Topic started by: spiros on 10 Aug, 2019, 10:11:39

Title: καὶ κεραμεὺς κεραμεῖ κοτέει καὶ τέκτονι τέκτων, καὶ πτωχὸς πτωχῷ φθονέει καὶ ἀοιδὸς ἀοιδῷ -> and potter is ill-disposed to potter, and carpenter to carpenter, and the beggar is envious of the beggar, the singer of the singer
Post by: spiros on 10 Aug, 2019, 10:11:39
καὶ κεραμεὺς κεραμεῖ κοτέει καὶ τέκτονι τέκτων, καὶ πτωχὸς πτωχῷ φθονέει καὶ ἀοιδὸς ἀοιδῷ -> And potter is ill-disposed to potter, and carpenter to carpenter, and the beggar is envious of the beggar, the singer of the singer (Hesiod, Works and Days 25f.)
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Works_and_Days