Birds 151-300

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Birds 151-300
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Aristophanes Birds Vocab
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  1. οὐκ ἀχαρις εἰς 'την τριβην'
    Not disagreeable 'to spend'
  2. του βαλλαντιου
    purse
  3. την κιβδηλιαν
    dishonesty
  4. ἐν κηποις
    in gardens/orchards
  5. την μηκωνα
    poppy
  6. τα σισυμβρια
    bergamot
  7. των νυμφιων
    newly-weds
  8. ἀσταθμητος ον
    unstable
  9. ἀτεκμαρτος ον
    vague, uncertain
  10. μωμᾳ (μωμάομαι)
    you criticise
  11. εἰρηκως (ἐρω) pfpt
    having said, said
  12. τον τραχηλον
    neck
  13. ἀπολαυσομαι (ἀπολαύω)
    I shall enjoy
  14. διαστραφησομαι (διαστρέφω)
    I will be twisted around
  15. ὁ πολος
    a pivot/axis
  16. ὁ τοπος
    a place
  17. πολειται (πολεω)
    it is ranged over, haunted, frequented
  18. φαρξηθ᾽ (φράσσω)
    you will fence it in
  19. των παρνοπων
    locusts
  20. δηπουθεν (adv)
    surely
  21. του χαους
    chaos/a wide space
  22. διαφρησετε (διαφρέω)
    you will let pass
  23. τας παγιδας
    traps
  24. τας νεφελας
    clouds, but here: bird-nets
  25. τα δικτυα
    nets (hunting, fishing, any type)
  26. το νοημα
    thought
  27. κομψοτερον (κομψος η ον)
    more refined
  28. [195]
    ξυνδοκοιη (συνδοκέω)
    it might seem good also
  29. βαρβαρους (ος α ον)
    barbaric, obv, but here, think 'inarticulate', as in the Greeks thinking barbarians twittered like birds
  30. την λοχμην
    thicket
  31. την ἀηδονα
    nightingale
  32. του φθεγματος
    voice
  33. έσταθι (ἵστημι)
    stand!
  34. ἀντιβολω (ἀντιβολέω)
    I beg
  35. ὠ συννομε
    consort!
  36. θρηνεις (θρηνέω)
    you wail, lament
  37. πολυδακρων  ον
    much-lamented
  38. ἐλελιζομενη (ἐλελίζω)
    crying
  39. διεροις (oς α ον)
    liquid
  40. της γενυος
    jaw, mouth
  41. ξουθης (ος η ον)
    shrill, shrilling
  42. καθαρα (ος α ον)
    pure
  43. φυλλοκομου (ος η ον)
    leaf-clad
  44. της μιλακος
    the yew
  45. ἡ ἠχω
    the sound, echo
  46. ὁ χρυσοκομας
    the golden-haired one
  47. τοις ἐλεγοις
    elegies, songs
  48. ἀντιψαλλων (ἀντιψαλλω)
    play in accompaniment
  49. ἐλεφαντοδετον (ἐλεφαντόδετος)
    inlaid with ivory, 'ivoried'
  50. ὁμου (Adv)
    together
  51. κατεμελιτωσε (καταμελιτόω)
    she sweetened, spread with honey
  52. των ὁμοπτερων
    birds of a feather, feathery comrades
  53. εὐσπορους (ος ον)
    well-sown
  54. κριθοτραγων (ος ον)
    barley-eating
  55. σπερμολογων (oς ον)
    seed-gathering
  56. την γηρυν
    voice/speech
  57. τῃ ἀλοκι
    a furrow
  58. θαμα (adv)
    often
  59. την βωλον
    a clod
  60. λεπτον (ος η ον)
    tilled, turned
  61. ἀμφιτιττυβιζεθ᾽ (ἀμφιτιττυβίζω)
    he twitters
  62. [238]
    τοις κλαδεσι
    branches
  63. τον νομον (m)
    food
  64. κοτινοτραγα (ος ον)
    eating wild olive-berries
  65. κομαροφαγα (ος ον)
    arbutus-eaters
  66. ἁνυσατε (ἀνυω)
    come on!
  67. ἑλειας (ος α ον)
    marshy
  68. τους αὐλωνας
    hollows
  69. τας ἐμπιδας
    gnats
  70. καπτεθ᾽ (καπτω)
    you gulp down
  71. εὐδροσους (ος ον)
    well-watered
  72. ἐροεντα (ἐρόεις εισα εν)
    lovely
  73. ἡ ἀτταγας
    francolin
  74. το οἰδμα
    the swell
  75. ταις ἀλκυονεσσι
    halcyons (mythical seabirds)
  76. ποτηται (ποτάομαι)
    he flies here and there
  77. ἁθροιζομεν (ἀθροίζω)
    we gather
  78. των οἰωνων
    large birds of prey
  79. ταναοδειρων (ος ον)
    long-necked
  80. δριμυς υια υ
    piercing, keen
  81. ὁ ἐγχειρητης
    a trier, one who attempts
  82. το χαραδριον
    a curlew (runs and hides)
  83. των ἠθαδων
    the everyday
  84. φοινικιους (ος α ον)
    'flaming' red (nb Flamingo)
  85. φοινικοπτερος ον
    red-feathered, but as a substantive: flamingo
  86. βωστρεις (βωστρέω)
    you are calling
  87. ἐξεδρον (oς ον)
    out of place
  88. την χροαν
    a body
  89. ὁ μουσομαντις
    a prophetic singer
  90. ὁ ὀριβατης
    mountain-walker
  91. του καμηλου
    a camel
  92. τον λοφον
    crest
  93. καθειληφως
    ?
  94. το τερας
    a marvel
  95. ὁ παππος
    grandfather
  96. τιλλεται (τίλλω)
    he is plucked
  97. θηλειαι (υς υια υ)
    female
  98. βαπτος η ον
    dyed
  99. ὁ κατωφαγας
    Glutton
  100. ἡ λοφωσις
    crested one
  101. τον διαυλον
    the four hundred (a race)
  102. της ἀσφαλειας
    security (against tripping)
  103. συνειλεκται (συλλέγω)
    it is gathered
  104. ὁ περδιξ
    partridge
  105. ὁ πηνελοψ
    a duck
  106. οὑπισθεν (adv)
    behind
  107. ὁ κειρυλος
    • a mythical seabird. Trans: barbur
    • This allows for the joke with Spargilos and keirein
  108. ὁ Σποργιλος
    • A comic character with a barber-shop
    • Trans: sparrow
    • (Not in AG but in Modern Gk and German)
  109. ἡ γλαυξ
    owl

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