El concepto de eulábeia en Plutarco: análisis léxico

Esteban Calderón Dorda

Abstract


The concept of εὐλάβειαin Plutarch: lexical analysis. Plutarch, a man who believes in an­cestral faith, recommends a merciful and cautious respect (εὐλάβεια) as the middle ground between blind belief and excessive mistrust. The term and concept of εὐλάβειαbelong inthe sacred sphere; they define a specific attitude towards godhead, a careful behaviour and a source of stability necessary for the human being.


Keywords


Plutarch; εὐλάβεια; Greek Religion; Lexicography

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.14601/prometheus-25795



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