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Disgust and Delight: The Polysemous Exclamation αἰβοῖ‎ in Attic Comedy

Daniel B. Levine

in The Ancient Emotion of Disgust

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780190604110
eISBN:
9780190604134
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190604110.003.0004
Subject:
Classical Studies, World History: BCE to 500CE

This chapter examines the interjection αἰβοῖ‎, which occurs sixteen times in Aristophanes’ first six plays and once in Menander—and in no other texts. The chapter places the expression within the ... More


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