Suda On Line menu Search

Search results for pi,3114 in Adler number:
Greek display:    

Headword: *pugosto/los
Adler number: pi,3114
Translated headword: lewd, provocative
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning she who is] enticing; a procuress.[1] Hesiod [writes]: "and let not a lewd woman thoroughly outwit you."[2]
Greek Original:
*pugosto/los: proagwgo/s: mauli/stria. *(hsi/odos: mhde/ se gunh\ pugosto/los e)capata/tw.
[1] This second gloss is also in other lexica. (The headword adjective literally means dressing up or exhibiting the buttocks.)
[2] Hesiod, Works and Days 373 (web address 1)
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: clothing; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; gender and sexuality; poetry; women
Translated by: Bobbiejo Winfrey on 21 July 2003@09:41:30.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added note; augmented keywords; cosmetics) on 21 July 2003@10:04:26.
David Whitehead (expanded notes; cosmetics) on 1 December 2011@07:58:41.
David Whitehead on 23 October 2013@07:27:14.
Catharine Roth (added a link) on 23 December 2021@00:25:47.


Test Database Real Database

(Try these tips for more productive searches.)

No. of records found: 1    Page 1

End of search