gynaeconitis

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Latin[edit]

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]

  • gynaeconitis” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
  • gynaeconitis” in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • gynaeconitis” in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016
  • 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