Suda On Line menu Search

Search results for eta,637 in Adler number:
Greek display:    

Headword: Êtron
Adler number: eta,637
Translated headword: abdomen, belly
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] the covering of the womb, which they call e)/lutron ["case, sheath, husk"].[1] Aristophanes [writes]: "for he kicked the belly of the pot." For it was in pots that they exposed infants.[2]
Greek Original:
Êtron: to kalumma tês mêtras, ho kalousin elutron. Aristophanês: to gar êtron tês chutras elaktisen. en chutrais gar ta paidia exetithesan.
[1] cf. eta 636, iota 747.
[2] Aristophanes, Thesmophoriazusae 509 (web address 1), with scholion; cf. epsilon 191.
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: children; comedy; daily life; definition; ethics; imagery; medicine; trade and manufacture
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 9 June 2006@19:21:37.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (another headword and keyword) on 11 June 2006@04:22:44.
David Whitehead (more keywords; tweaking) on 21 December 2012@04:56:02.
Catharine Roth (upgraded link) on 26 December 2012@13:59:54.


Test Database Real Database

(Try these tips for more productive searches.)

No. of records found: 1    Page 1

End of search