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Headword: *diakekorh=sqai
Adler number: delta,574
Translated headword: to have been deflowered
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] to have lost one's virginity, to have been breached by intercourse.
Greek Original:
*diakekorh=sqai: diapeparqeneu=sqai, tetmh=sqai th=| mi/cei.
Same entry in other lexica. The headword (perfect middle/passive infinitive of diakore/w) must be quoted from somewhere, probably its only independent attestation: Lucian, Dialogi marini 13.2.
cf. in any event delta 591, delta 687, delta 904, pi 990.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; gender and sexuality; women
Translated by: William Hutton on 2 October 2003@14:03:03.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added note) on 3 October 2003@03:40:09.
David Whitehead (expanded note; another keyword) on 28 June 2012@06:00:14.
David Whitehead (adjusted my note; cosmetics) on 20 October 2015@10:34:17.


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