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Ὄττω τις ἔραται -> Whatever one loves best | Whom you desire most
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P. and V. γυνή, ἡ.

Old woman: P. and V. γραῦς, ἡ, γραῖα, ἡ, Ar. and P. γρᾴδιον, τό.

Young woman: see girl.

Feeble women and little children: P. γύναια καὶ παιδάρια (Dem. 361).

Crowds of women: V. σύλλογοι γυναικοπληθεῖς (Eur., Alc. 951).

Women's quarters: P. γυναικών, ὁ (Xen.), Ar. and P. γυναικωνῖτις, ἡ.

If she be a true woman: V. εἴπερ γυναικῶν ἐστι τῶν ἄλλων μία (Eur., Med. 945).

Warfare wherein women are the slayers: V. θηλυκτόνος Ἄρης (Aesch., P. V.

860).

Of a woman, adj.: P. and V. γυναικεῖος.

Woman shaped: V. θηλύμορφος, γυναικόμορφος.

Woman voiced: Ar. γυναικόφωνος.

Play the woman, v.: Ar. γυναικίζειν; see be unmanned.