gynaeconitis

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek. γυναικωνῖτις (gunaikōnîtis)

Noun[edit]

gynaeconitis

  1. Gynæceum. In Ancient Greece, the portion of a house reserved for women.

References[edit]

  • By Sir William Smith. A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, J. Murray, 1878, p. 220.[1]
  • Blundell, Sue. Women in Ancient Greece. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1995., p. 139