He had known him for a fool, a weakling, a babbler, and a bibber of wine.
Under this mask which resembles him, I will drive away the babbler from here.
On their approach the pie lunged at a babbler and caused it to retire.
The Babbler, who was a few paces in advance, suddenly uttered a cry.
"That's your concern," said the Babbler, with an evil smile.
You need not be on the lookout with me, sir; I am no babbler.
Why do you not make haste about your business, but lose time with this babbler?
But when they had heard, his teaching, "some said, What will this babbler say?"
And how did the babbler fear the Angels whom he had himself made?
And some said of him, "What doth this babbler (σπερμολογος) mean?"