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Headword: *)/enorxa
Adler number: epsilon,1393
Translated headword: testicles-in, uncastrated
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] males.
Greek Original:
*)/enorxa: a)/rsena.
Neuter plural of this adjective, with same or similar glossing in other lexica. Probably quoted from Homer, Iliad 23.147 (fifty 'testicles-in' sheep -- i.e. rams -- to be sacrificed to the river-god Spercheios).
cf. under epsilon 1475.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; epic; gender and sexuality; medicine; religion; zoology
Translated by: David Whitehead on 12 March 2007@09:35:53.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (set status) on 12 March 2007@21:26:12.
David Whitehead (expanded note; another keyword) on 13 March 2007@04:01:35.
David Whitehead on 28 August 2012@05:10:27.


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