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[434c] Do you think I am right in saying that rho is expressive of speed, motion, and hardness, or not?

You are right.

And lambda is like smoothness, softness, and the other qualities we mentioned?


You know, of course, that we call the same thing σκληρότης (hardness) which the Eretrians call σκληρότηρ?


Have rho and sigma both a likeness to the same thing, and does the final rho mean to them just what the sigma means to us, or is there to one of us no meaning?

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