This text is part of:
Table of Contents:
[*] 584. Article with personal and reflexive pronouns. Noteworthy is the occasional use, in familiar language, of the article with the personal and the reflexive pronoun. “γέλωτα . . . τὸν ἐμὲ ἐν τοῖς λόγοις ἀπέδειξε”, PLATO, Theaet. 166A; He made a laughingstock of poor me in the debate. PLATO, Lys. 203B: “δεῦρο δή, ἦ δ᾽ ὅς, εὐθὺ ἡμῶν . . . ποῖ, ἔφην ἐγώ, λέγεις, καὶ παρὰ τίνας τοὺς ὑμᾶς” (the you mentioned); Phaedr. 258 A: “ἔδοξέ πού φησι τῇ βουλῇ . . ., καὶ ὃς εἶπε, τὸν αὑτὸν δὴ λέγων μάλα σεμνῶς . . . ὁ συγγραφεύς”. Phileb. 14 D: “τοὺς ἐμέ”. 20 B: “τὸν ἐμέ”. 59 B-C: “τὸν μὲν δὴ σὲ καὶ ἐμὲ καὶ Γοργίαν καὶ Φίληβον χρὴ συχνὰ χαίρειν ἐᾶν”. PLAT. Soph. 239B: “τὸν μὲν τοίνυν ἐμέ γ᾽ ἔτι τίς ἂν λέγοι”; Theaet. 166 A (see above). COM. Men. 4.210: “νῦν δὲ κατὰ πόλιν” | “εὕρηκε τὸν ἕτερον, τὸν σέ, τὸν ἐμὲ τουτονί”.
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License.
An XML version of this text is available for download, with the additional restriction that you offer Perseus any modifications you make. Perseus provides credit for all accepted changes, storing new additions in a versioning system.