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Κύπρις , ι^δος, , acc. Κύπριν and Κύπριδα, Il.5.330,458:—Cypris, a name of Aphrodite, from the island of Cyprus, Il. (never in Od.), Sapph.5.1, Corinn.Supp.2.58 (Κούπρι), etc.; joined with Ἀφροδίτη, h.Ven.2; K.
2. metaph., of a beautiful girl, a Venus, Opp.H.4.235.
II. as Appellat., love, passion, E.Ba.773; “Κύπριν ὑφαρπάζεινAr.Ec.722; λαθραία K. Eub. 67.8; ἐν πλησμονῇ τοι K. Men.Mon.159, cf. B.Fr.16.4, E.Fr. 951.
III. = sq., Eust.1574.24, Sch.Od.7.125. [υ^ by nature; in Ep. υ_ by position; never in Com., exc. in parodies.]
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (5):
    • Aristophanes, Ecclesiazusae, 722
    • Euripides, Bacchae, 773
    • Homer, Odyssey, 7.125
    • Homeric Hymns, Hymn 5 to Aphrodite, 2
    • Homer, Iliad, 5.330
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