previous next

ἀντέρειδε, plant firmly (on the ground). Lucian (perhaps with a reminiscence of this v.) uses the word of one who refuses to move,—“τὼ πόδε ἀντερείδων πρὸς τοὔδαφος” (“Κατάπλους” § 4). Cp. Anthol. 12. 84 “ἐπὶ γαῖαν,...ἴχνος ἐρειδόμενος”. This is better than to render, ‘lean thy steps on mine.’

hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: