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Headword: *drw=pac
Adler number: delta,1539
Translated headword: pitch-plaster, depilatory
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] a man who has adorned himself.[1]
"For I see many men who have fled for health's sake to the razor and the pitch-plaster."[2]
Greek Original:
*drw=pac: o( kekallwpisme/nos a)nh/r. pollou\s o(rw= dia\ th\n u(gi/eian e)pi\ to\n curo\n kai\ to\n drw/paka katafeu/gontas.
cf. generally delta 1538.
[1] Same headword and gloss in ps.-Zonaras. Perhaps quoted from somewhere; in any event, an applied meaning of the headword. For such a condition cf. sigma 1109.
[2] Synesius, Praise of Baldness PG 66.1188cd.
Keywords: clothing; daily life; definition; imagery; medicine; rhetoric
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 24 March 2005@01:08:24.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (augmented note and keywords) on 24 March 2005@02:54:37.
David Whitehead (typo (mine); x-ref) on 24 March 2005@10:09:01.
Catharine Roth (added another headword translation) on 27 March 2005@11:02:58.
David Whitehead (more keywords; cosmetics) on 18 July 2012@07:18:09.
David Whitehead on 16 November 2015@03:49:27.


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