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Ἀφροδίσ-ιος , α, ον, also ος, ον D.H.2.24, Luc.Am.12, Ael.NA1.2:—
A.belonging to the goddess of love,ἔργονSemon.7.48; “ἄγραS.Fr.166; “ὅρκοςPl.Smp.183b; “ἀθύρματαCrates Com.2D.; “λόγοςPl.Com.2D.; “κῆποςArchipp.2D.; “ὑμέναιονPherecr.12D.
II. Ἀφροδίσια, τά, sexual pleasures, Hp.Mochl.36, freq. in Pl., as Phd.81b, al.; “τέρπν᾽ ἄνθε᾽ .Pi.N.7.53; “τὰ τῶν ὡραίων .X.Mem.2.6.22; “ἔργα .Hp.Jusj.:—also as concrete, = amasius, X.Mem.1.3.8.
2. festival of Aphrodite,. ἄγεινId.HG5.4.4, Alex. 253.1.
3. pudenda, Luc.Nigr.16.
III. Ἀφροδίσιον, τό, temple of Aphrodite, X.HG5.4.58, GDI5075.70(Crete); her statue, Plu.Thes. 21, PPetr.3p.113.
2. in pl., brothels, PTeb.6.29(ii B. C.).
IV. Ἀφροδίσιος, (sc. μήν), name of a month in Cyprus, Porph.Abst.2.54, etc.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (10):
    • Plato, Phaedo, 81b
    • Plato, Symposium, 183b
    • Xenophon, Hellenica, 5.4.4
    • Xenophon, Hellenica, 5.4.58
    • Xenophon, Memorabilia, 1.3.8
    • Xenophon, Memorabilia, 2.6.22
    • Sophocles, Ichneutae, 166
    • Plutarch, Theseus, 21
    • Dionysius of Halicarnassus, Antiquitates Romanae, 2.24
    • Aelian, De Natura Animalium, 1.2
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