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Headword: Askêtos
Adler number: alpha,4172
Translated headword: tricked-out
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning one who/which is] adorned with care.
"Wearing a woman's chiton [and] tricked-out with well-wreathed ivy clusters."[1]
Greek Original:
Askêtos: met' epimeleias kekosmêmenos. thêluchitôn askêtos eüspeiroisi korumbois.
The headword is presumably extracted from the epigram quoted.
[1] Greek Anthology 6.219.3.
Keywords: botany; clothing; definition; poetry; women
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 20 March 2002@20:51:30.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added keywords; cosmetics) on 10 April 2002@09:57:28.
David Whitehead on 24 April 2012@09:41:06.
David Whitehead on 1 September 2015@08:43:54.


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