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Headword: Ἐργάτιδες
Adler number: epsilon,2905
Translated headword: workeresses
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning] women working at men's work. The nominative [singular is] ἐργάτις .
Greek Original:
Ἐργάτιδες: αἱ ἐργαζόμεναι γυναῖκες τὰ τῶν ἀνδρῶν ἔργα. ἡ εὐθεῖα ἐργάτις.
Note:
The nominative plural headword is presumably quoted from somewhere, perhaps Herodotus 5.13.
Keywords: daily life; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; economics; gender and sexuality; historiography; women
Translated by: David Whitehead on 3 December 2002@03:33:38.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (cosmetics) on 4 December 2002@23:08:43.
David Whitehead (added note and keyword) on 18 October 2003@10:24:52.
David Whitehead on 25 October 2012@06:45:56.

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