Grand lie noble lie g r f ferrari has a good note on the issue: “the lie is grand or noble (gennaios) by virtue of its civic purpose, but the greek word can also be used colloquially, giving the meaning 'a true-blue lie,' ie a massive, no-doubt-about-it lie (compare the term 'grand larceny')” this is not the only point on which there might be argument about the translation.
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181 t his paper will address the concept of the “noble lie” in plato’s - repub lic it will begin by explaining the justification for the noble lie given. A noble lie is a myth or untruth, often, but not invariably, of a religious nature, knowingly told by an elite to maintain social harmony or to advance an agenda the noble lie is a concept originated by plato as described in the republic.
Plato gets the credit for inventing the concept of “noble lie,” a false tale circulated to make a society more civic-minded and justify social stratifications (republic iii 414c-415c) of all plato’s ideas, this one may be the one received most unfavorably.
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The noble lie is a political concept originated by plato in the republic put simply, it is the idea that, if the cultivation of nobility of the soul is the purpose of the state, then it is in fact laudable to lie to the people too dumb to understand the necessity of virtue.