previous next

ἀλλὰ καί: quin etiam.

καμνόντων φίλων τε καὶ οἰκετῶν: “in the case of sick friends and sick servants.”

τἆλλα τὰ πρὸς ὑγίειαν: “the other means of restoration to health.”

ζημίαν: sc. τὸν θάνατον.

ἐλαττοῦσθαι: are the worse off.

οὐδὲν ἀθεράπευτον: the double neg. (‘litotes’) adds force.

Creative Commons License
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.

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