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Headword: Ἐστιμμίσατο τοὺς ὀφθαλμοὺς αὐτῆς
Adler number: epsilon,3223
Translated headword: she blackened her eyes
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning] she beautified [them].
Greek Original:
Ἐστιμμίσατο τοὺς ὀφθαλμοὺς αὐτῆς: ἐκαλλωπίσατο.
Notes:
Said of Jezebel (iota 144, iota 145) in the Septuagint (4 Kingdoms 9.30).
For stim(m)i (kohl, powdered antimony; an ancient version of mascara), see LSJ s.v.
Keywords: clothing; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; gender and sexuality; medicine; religion; women
Translated by: David Whitehead on 1 January 2008@05:11:13.
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Catharine Roth (set status) on 1 January 2008@17:38:45.
David Whitehead (x-refs) on 2 January 2008@03:21:42.
David Whitehead on 1 November 2012@06:11:28.
Catharine Roth (coding) on 31 December 2014@16:03:52.
David Whitehead on 17 February 2016@06:27:29.
Catharine Roth (typo) on 1 January 2018@23:00:55.

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