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Headword: *gamhsei/ein
Adler number: gamma,50
Translated headword: to wish to marry
Vetting Status: high
Attic writers say [to wish to marry].
Greek Original:
*gamhsei/ein *)attikoi/ fasi.
The desiderative verb gamhsei/ein, attested in Lucian and Alciphron; again under pi 1881. Hesychius glosses this infinitive gamhtikw=s e)/xein "to be disposed to marry"; Photius glosses ga/mou e)piqumei=n "to desire marriage."
Keywords: daily life; dialects, grammar, and etymology; gender and sexuality; women
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 16 June 2002@22:07:59.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (internal rearrangement; added note; cosmetics) on 17 June 2002@06:39:20.
David Whitehead (expanded note; more keywords) on 15 June 2011@06:11:26.
Catharine Roth (expanded note) on 22 August 2012@01:01:10.


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