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Parts of Plato's Timaeus were translated into Latin by Cicero which can be found in his Timaeus. It worth noting that Luis Vives mentioned this work of Cicero as a model for translation to be studied. Apuleius (124-170 AD) translated On the Universe (probably not by Aristotle). This book presents the original Greek with Apuleiu's translation (together with ...


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Scherer and Thumb 1959 (v.2) call this use of the geminate μμ instead of a single μ Hyperaiolismen (cf. 'hyper-Lesbian' in Miller 2014: 243 ὄρημμι). They write that "Nicht selten sind Hyperaiolismen im überlieferten Text in den Papyri. So galt μμ für μ anderer Dialekte (ἔμμι, ἄμμες) als “aiolisch” und wurde deswegen nach langem Vokal geschrieben, wo es ...


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