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Headword: *diapeparqeneu=sqai
Adler number: delta,687
Translated headword: to have deflowered a maiden
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] to have cut through [her] by means of intercourse.
Greek Original:
*diapeparqeneu=sqai: tetmh=sqai th=| mi/cei.
From delta 574 (and cf. pi 990). The English metaphor "flower" is not present here in the Greek.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; gender and sexuality; women
Translated by: Craig Gibson on 22 July 2003@23:47:47.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added x-ref; cosmetics) on 23 July 2003@05:27:07.
David Whitehead on 28 July 2011@10:27:58.
David Whitehead on 28 October 2015@04:22:31.


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