modus.irrealis wrote:Except that it should be middle ποιοῖτο.
modus.irrealis wrote:Yes, ποιῶ in the active and the middle can have a similar meaning, but I don't believe they're interchangeable. Here I'm confident it should be middle just because of ποιούμενος .
modus.irrealis wrote:I would say λέγεσθαι is passive there, "to be called by this name".
NateD26 wrote:Thanks. I'm getting tripped by passive constructions sometimes:
to call x y (active - double acc.); x is called y (passive - nom.)