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κουρ-εῖον , τό, (κουρά)
A.barber's shop, the lounging-place where news and scandal were picked up, “καί τοι λόγος γ᾽ ἦν . . πολὺς ἐπὶ τοῖσι κουρείοισι τῶν καθημένωνAr.Pl.338, cf. Av.1441; “πόλλ᾽ ἔμαθον ἐν τοῖσι κ. ἐγὼ ἀτ όπως καθίζων κοὐδὲ γιγνώσκειν δοκῶνEup.180, cf. Lys.24.20, D.25.52, AP6.307 (Phan.), Sammelb.6762.2 (iii B. C.); εἰς κ. 'to my barber's bill', Lys.32.20 (v.l.); “ἐν κουρείοις μυροπωλίοιςPhld.Ir. p.47 W.
II. κούρειον, proparox. (Hdn.Gr.1.372), victim offered for boys and feasted on by the φράτερες at the feast κουρεῶτις, S.Fr. 126, Is.6.22 (κούριον codd.), IG22.1237.28, Inscr.Prien.362.13 (iv B. C.).
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (7):
    • Aristophanes, Birds, 1441
    • Aristophanes, Plutus, 338
    • Demosthenes, Against Aristogiton 1, 52
    • Isaeus, Philoctemon, 22
    • Lysias, Against Diogeiton, 20
    • Lysias, On the Refusal of a Pension, 20
    • Sophocles, Ichneutae, 126
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