Suda On Line menu Search

Search results for kappa,589 in Adler number:
Greek display:    

Headword: *katako/rou
Adler number: kappa,589
Translated headword: intemperate
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] insatiate.[1] "Inasmuch as the race of women is both loquacious and intemperate [...]."[2]
Greek Original:
*katako/rou: a)plh/stou. a(/te tou= tw=n gunaikw=n ge/nous kai\ la/lou kai\ katako/rou o)/ntos.
cf. generally kappa 586, kappa 587.
[1] Masculine/neuter genitive singulars, the headword one presumably extracted from the quotation which follows.
[2] Polybius 31.26.10.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; gender and sexuality; historiography; women
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 3 October 2005@19:22:43.
Vetted by:
Elizabeth Vandiver (Raised status) on 3 October 2005@19:45:56.
David Whitehead (augmented notes and keywords) on 4 October 2005@03:49:34.
David Whitehead on 31 January 2013@07:37:42.


Test Database Real Database

(Try these tips for more productive searches.)

No. of records found: 1    Page 1

End of search