τὰ τῆς γενέσεως εὐτελῆ σπάργανα -> a mean origin, the cheap swaddling-cloth of his birth

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τὰ τῆς γενέσεως εὐτελῆ σπάργανα -> a mean origin
— Herodian (3rd cent.) 7.1.2.7, on the humble origins of Maximinus.  Literally, "the cheap swaddling-cloth of his birth."
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