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Headword: *zwnai=nos
Adler number: zeta,138
Translated headword: Zonainos, Zonaenus
Vetting Status: high
He wrote erotic letters, and about ball-playing. Also attributed to him are other, rustic letters, but they fall short of his literary style.
Greek Original:
*zwnai=nos: e)/grayen e)rwtika\s e)pistola/s, kai\ peri\ tou= sfairi/zein. fe/rontai de\ au)tou= kai\ e(/terai e)pistolai\ a)groikikai/, a)ll' a)popi/ptousi tou= xarakth=ros.
'Zonaios' in some of the manuscripts, but either way, mentioned only here.
For ball-playing cf. sigma 1719, sigma 1720, sigma 1721.
Keywords: athletics; biography; daily life; gender and sexuality
Translated by: A. G. Kozak on 1 June 2002@18:04:24.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (modified and augmented headword; added note and keywords; cosmetics) on 3 June 2002@04:29:01.
David Whitehead (augmented note) on 7 June 2004@04:17:26.
David Whitehead on 30 November 2012@07:17:13.


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