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See also: gynæconitis



Borrowed from Ancient Greek γυναικωνῖτις (gunaikōnîtis).



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


  • gynaeconitis in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • gynaeconitis in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • gynaeconitis” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • gynaeconitis in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • gynaeconitis in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016
  • gynaeconitis in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin
  • By Sir William Smith. A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, J. Murray, 1878, p. 220.[2]
  • Blundell, Sue. Women in Ancient Greece. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1995., p. 139