Ask at the forum if you have an Ancient or Modern Greek query!

suck

κόσμος σκηνή, ὁ βίος πάροδος· ἦλθες, εἶδες, ἀπῆλθες -> The world is a stage, life is a performance, you came, you saw, you departed
Democritus, fr. 115 D-K

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

woodhouse 834.jpg

v. trans.

V. σπᾶν (Aesch., Choe. 533), ἀνασπᾶν, ἀφέλκειν, Ar. and V. ῥοφεῖν, ἕλκειν.

Suck the breast: V. μαστὸν ἀμφιχάσκειν.

Suck milk: ἐξαμέλγειν γάλα.

Give suck: see suckle.

Perform oral sex: γλωττοδεψέω, λεσβιάζω