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Headword: Turannos Sikelias
Adler number: tau,1188
Translated headword: tyrant of Sicily
Vetting Status: high
See also under trio/rxhs.
Greek Original:
Turannos Sikelias: kai zêtei en tôi triorchês.
tau 995. (Gloss lacking, Adler reports, in mss AFV but a marginal addition in A.) The word trio/rxhs, literally 'having three testicles', is the word for a buzzard and metaphorically refers to a person who is sexually insatiable. See also alpha 117.
Keywords: biography; ethics; gender and sexuality; geography; history; imagery; medicine; politics; zoology
Translated by: Tony Natoli on 12 August 2001@02:31:29.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead on 12 August 2001@04:50:18.
David Whitehead (another note; cosmetics) on 26 March 2010@08:27:45.
David Whitehead (more keywordfs; tweaking) on 16 January 2014@07:09:42.


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