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Headword: Ἑταιρῶν ἀνθινῶν
Adler number: epsilon,3276
Translated headword: of flowered courtesans
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[It was] customary in Athens for hetairai to carry flowers.
Greek Original:
Ἑταιρῶν ἀνθινῶν: νόμος Ἀθήνησι τὰς ἑταίρας ἄνθινα φορεῖν.
Notes:
Same entry in Photius. The headword phrase, in the genitive case, must be quoted from somewhere but is otherwise unattested.
For hetairai cf. epsilon 3265, epsilon 3266, epsilon 3272, epsilon 3275.
Keywords: botany; dialects, grammar, and etymology; gender and sexuality; women
Translated by: David Whitehead on 9 May 2003@06:43:51.
Vetted by:
William Hutton (set status) on 2 June 2003@10:30:38.
David Whitehead (another keyword) on 4 January 2005@05:41:47.
David Whitehead (another note) on 18 March 2011@10:56:24.
David Whitehead on 2 November 2012@10:45:32.
David Whitehead (expanded note; cosmetics) on 19 February 2016@04:09:42.

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