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Headword: Mastropeuô. Mastropeia
Adler number: mu,270
Translated headword: I pander; pandering
Vetting Status: high
"The imperial officers, pandering to Zeno's son, taught him, contrary to custom, to madly desire his fellow youths according to the loves of males."
Greek Original:
Mastropeuô. Mastropeia. mastropeuontes hoi basilikoi tou Zênônos huiôi tous sunêbous pros tous tôn arrenôn erôtas lussan exepaideusan ektopôs.
The unglossed headwords here are the verb illustrated in the body of the entry and the feminine abstract noun related to it.
"Pandering" could be translated "acting as a pimp". The example sentence here is adapted from the story about the emperor Zeno's son at zeta 84.
For mastropo/s see mu 271.
Keywords: biography; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; gender and sexuality; historiography; history
Translated by: Abram Ring on 25 January 2005@10:07:41.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (set status) on 25 January 2005@14:32:55.
Catharine Roth (added cross-reference) on 25 January 2005@14:36:27.
David Whitehead (removed a keyword) on 26 January 2005@02:54:28.
David Whitehead (added primary note and more keywords) on 9 May 2013@03:32:17.


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