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  • μαλακία, ἡ, P. and V. τρυφή, ἡ, ἀνανδρία, ἡ; see unmanliness. ⇢ Look up "effeminacy" on Perseus Dictionaries | Perseus KWIC | Perseus Corpora | Wiktionary
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  • μαλακότης, ἡ (Plato), ἁπαλότης, ἡ (Plato). suppleness: P. ὑγρότης, ἡ. effeminacy: P. and V. τρυφή, ἡ, ἁβρότης, ἡ, P. μαλακία, ἡ. quiet: Ar. and P. ἡσυχία
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  • P. ἁπαλότης, ἡ (Plato). softness: P. μαλακότης, ἡ (Plato). effeminacy: P. and V. τρυφή, ἡ, ἁβρότης, ἡ, P. μαλακία, ἡ. weakness: P. and V. ἀσθένεια, ἡ (rare
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  • fastidiousness: P. and V. τρυφή, ἡ, ἁβρότης, ἡ (Plato), χλιδή, ἡ (Plato). effeminacy: P. μαλακία, ἡ. fineness (of texture, etc.): P. λεπτότης, ἡ. scruple:
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  • (figuratively) enfeeble, especially the mind and body by indulgence); effeminacy, i.e. luxury or debauchery: delicately, riot. τρυφῆς, ἡ (from φρύπτω
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  • ); τ. βίῳ σύνεστιν Men.Kith.Fr.1.9; τ. τρόποι Pl.Com.178: τὸ τρυφερόν = effeminacy, ἐς τὸ τρυφερώτερον μετέστησαν Th.1.6. Adv., ἀκολάστως καὶ τρυφερῶς ζῆν
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  • (πᾶσα νόσος καὶ πᾶσα μ. NT). μᾰλᾰκία, ἡ, μαλακός I. softness, delicacy, effeminacy, Hdt., Thuc. 2. want of patience, weakness, Arist. II. calmness of the
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  • delicately, ἁβροδιαίτων Λυδῶν ὄχλος A.Pers.41, cf. Epigr.ap Clearch.4: τὸ ἁ. effeminacy Th.1.6, Ath.12.513c; ἁ. βίος, luxurious, Diog.Oen.23. Adv. -τως Ph.1.324
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  • Click links below for lookup in third sources: ἡ, A delicacy, luxury, effeminacy, ἐπὶ πλεῖστον χλιδῆς ἀπίκετο Hdt.6.127; ἄγαλμα τῆς ὑπερπλούτου χ. A.Pr
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  • plural, Pl.Cra.432b. 2 of climate, mildness, Thphr.HP3.5.4. II weakness, effeminacy, Plu.Oth.9. * Abbreviations: ALL | General | Authors & Works μᾰλᾰκότης:
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  • i. e. of fine wool, Plu.Alc.23, 2.583e; χλανίδα φορεῖν, as a mark of effeminacy, D.36.45, cf. 21.133; παρθενικαὶ . . χλανίσιν μαλκαῖς κατάθρυπτοι Eub
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  • II Trop., softness, tenderness, susceptibility; weakness, irresolution; effeminacy, voluptuousness, wantonness (cf.: inertia, desidia): quā mollitiā sum
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  • Plu.Crass.32; ἡ θ. τοῦ κάλλους the womanish nature of... ib. 24; also, effeminacy, ἐσθήτων Id.Alc.16 (pl.). * Abbreviations: ALL | General | Authors &
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  • adornment, τοῦ σώματος, Plu.Agis 4; refinement, Id.2.972d; with notion of effeminacy and affectation, LXXJe.4.30: metaph. of style, elegance, D.H.Comp.1, Plu
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  • effeminate, luxurious, Ar.Nu.48, etc.; τ. καὶ ἀμελής Pl.Lg.901a; τὸ τρυφῶν effeminacy, Ar.V.1455 (lyr.); also of things, dainty, delicate, βασιλικὴ καὶ τρυφῶσα
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  • 10, 27; Cat. 61, 10 et saep.—When worn by Romans they were a sign of effeminacy, Suet. Calig. 52; Sen. Ben. 2, 12, 1; Plin. 37, 2, 6, § 17.—The soccus
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  • Gell. 13, 21, 5 (worn by men in the house only: considered as a mark of effeminacy if worn out of doors): NEIVE QVIS IN POPLICO LVCI PRAETEXTAM NEIVE SOLEAS
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  • not know, of making effeminate all who drink from it. It seems that the effeminacy of man is laid to the charge of the air or of the water; yet it is not
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  • ἁβρότητι κεῖσαι thou art not in a position to be fastidious, Eur. ἁβρότης = effeminacy, fastidiousness, luxury, self-indulgence, overrefinement, over-refinement
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  • πάλιν ξυνήγετο Ar.Eq.1348, cf. Av.1508,1550, Thphr.HP9.12.2; as a sign of effeminacy, καθήμενον ὑψηλῶς ὑπὸ σκιαδείῳ Pherecr.64, cf. Eup.445, Stratt.56. 2 a
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  • perhaps a kind of turban, Hdt.1.195, 7.90, Duris 14 J., etc.; as a mark of effeminacy, Ar.Th.941; diadem, Call.Del.166. 5 headdress of the priest of Heracles
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  • wearing sandals, having sandals on (if of a man and in public, a mark of effeminacy; v. solea): stetit soleatus praetor populi Romani cum pallio purpureo
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  • for lookup in third sources: ον, A clad in women's clothes: τὸ θ. effeminacy, Id.10.24. * Abbreviations: ALL | General | Authors & Works [Seite 1208]
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  • distinguishedfrom ὑποδήματα, Aristocl.Hist.8; κρηπῖδες λευκαί, a mark of effeminacy, Timae.82. b κρηπῖδες = soldiers' boots, i.e. soldiers themselves, Theoc
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  • Sybăris: is, f., = Σύβαρις. I A town in Magna Græcia, noted for the effeminacy and debauchery of its inhabitants, afterwards called Thurii, Varr. R.
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  •    3    (Acc. to dissolutus, B.) Of character, looseness, i. e. weakness, effeminacy, frivolity; dissoluteness: si humanitas appellanda est in acerbissima
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  • finally even the Roman women, Val. Max. 2, 1, 2) reclined, after luxury and effeminacy had become prevalent. While they extended the lower part of the body upon
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  • θηλύτατος Luc.Im.13; παλλακὴ -υτάτη Philostr.VS2.21.2; τὸ θῆλυ τῆς ψυχῆς effeminacy, Men.599. 3 in mechanics, those parts were called female into which others
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  • not know, of making effeminate all who drink from it. It seems that the effeminacy of man is laid to the charge of the air or of the water; yet it is not
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  • ; with a notion of bare, πούς Eur., cf. λευκόπους:—later, as a mark of effeminacy, blanched, white, pale, Ar., Xen.:— λευκαὶ φρένες in Pind. may be pale
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  • f., I a nickname of the Roman knight J. Pediatius, on account of his effeminacy, Hor. S. 1, 8, 39. * Look up in: Google | Google Books | Perseus KWIC
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  • mollities mollitiei N F :: softness, tenderness; weakness, effeminacy
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  • from עֲדִינָה; effeminacy; Adina, an Israelite: Adina.
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  • manulea, I furnished with long sleeves, which were regarded as a proof of effeminacy (ante-class. and post-Aug.): manuleatus et armillatus in publicum processit
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  • Click links below for lookup in third sources: ατος, τό, A effeminacy, Hsch. * Abbreviations: ALL | General | Authors & Works [Seite 865] τό, Weichlichkeit
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  • hair, having locks or ringlets of hair (as an indication of luxurious effeminacy), Plaut. Capt. 3, 4, 115: moechus, id. Mil. 3, 3, 49; id. Truc. 2, 7,
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  • curled with the curling-iron, crisped, curled (of men, a reproach for effeminacy; cf. Serv. ad Verg. A. 12, 100): cinaedus, Plaut. As. 3, 3, 37: coma,
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  • Click links below for lookup in third sources: [μᾰ], ον, A loving effeminacy or delicacy, Ptol.Tetr.162. * Abbreviations: ALL | General | Authors
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  • effēmĭnātĭo: ōnis, f. effemino, I effeminacy (late Lat.): corporis, Firm. Math. 7, 16: animi, Hier. in Isa. 14, 52, 2. * Look up in: Google | Google Books
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