Appian, Roman History. Fragments

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FRAGMENTA HISTORIAE ROMANAE

1 Bas. 1a. Excerpta anonymi Byzantini Treu 1880 pp. 36.10–37.29. See Appian vol. 1 (LCL 2), pp. 32–37.

2 ἀνεζεύγνυ· ἀνέστρεφεν. Ἀππιανός· ὃ δὲ μετὰ πολλῆς λείας ἀνεζεύγνυ. (Suda, α 2225)

3 Ἐγχρόνων· οὐ πρὸ πολλοῦ χρόνου συντεθεισῶν. Ἀππιανός· κατεφρόνουν τῶν σπονδῶν ἔτι ἐγχρόνων οὐσῶν. (Suda, ε 190)

4 Ἐδοκίμαζεν· ἔκρινε . . . καὶ Ἀππιανός· ὁ δὲ ἐπὶ τὰς οἰκίας χωρῶν συνελάμβανεν, ὅσους ἐδοκίμαζεν. ἀντὶ τοῦ ἔκρινεν ἐτάσεως εἶναι ἀξίους. (Suda, ε 245)

5 Ἐπαφρόδιτος· ἐπίχαρις, ἡδύς. Ἀππιανός· καὶ τὴν ἐν πᾶσιν ἐπαφροδισίαν ὑπεραίρων ἐσεμνολόγει περὶ ἑαυτοῦ. (Suda, ε 2003)

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FRAGMENTS

FRAGMENTS OF THE ROMAN HISTORY

1 Bas. 1a. Excerpta anonymi Byzantini Treu 1880 pp. 36.10–37.29. See Appian vol. 1 (LCL 2), pp. 32–37.

2 He withdrew: [meaning] “he retired.” Appian [writes]: He withdrew with a great quantity of booty. (Suda, α 2225)

3 Recent: [meaning] “made not long before.” Appian [writes]: They were contemptuous of the peace terms although they were still recent. (Suda, ε 190)

4 He saw fit: [meaning] “he made a judgment” . . . Also Appian [writes]: Making his way to their houses, he arrested all those he wanted to examine. Meaning, “those he decided deserved to be put on trial.” (Suda, ε 245)

5 Charming: [meaning] “pleasant, sweet.” Appian [writes]: And exaggerating his charm in all matters, he spoke pompously about himself. (Suda, ε 2003)

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DOI: 10.4159/DLCL.appian-roman_history_fragments.2020