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Ἀφροδίτη [ι_], , ἀφρός)
II. as Appellat., sexual love, pleasure, Od.22.444; “ὑπ᾽ Ἀπόλλωνι ψαύειν ἈφροδίταςPi.O.6.35; “ἔργα Ἀφροδίτηςh.Ven.1,9, etc.; μὰ τὴν ., νὴ τὴν ., a woman's form of oath, Ar.Lys.208, Ec.189, etc.
2. generally, vehement longing or desire, E.IA1264; “. τιν᾽ ἡδεῖαν κακῶνenjoyment, Id.Ph.399.
III. τᾶς Ἀφροδίτας [ἀστήρ] the planet Venus, Ti.Locr.97a, cf. Pl.Epin.987b, Arist.Metaph.1073b31, etc.
IV. Pythag. name for five, Theol.Ar.31.
V. seedtime, Orph.Fr.33.
VI. name of various plasters, Aët.12.48, 15.15.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (12):
    • Aeschylus, Agamemnon, 419
    • Aristophanes, Ecclesiazusae, 189
    • Euripides, Iphigeneia in Aulis, 1264
    • Euripides, Phoenician Women, 399
    • Hesiod, Theogony, 195
    • Homer, Odyssey, 22.444
    • Homeric Hymns, Hymn 5 to Aphrodite, 9
    • Homeric Hymns, Hymn 5 to Aphrodite, 1
    • Plato, Epinomis, 987b
    • Aristophanes, Lysistrata, 208
    • Lucian, Scytha, 11
    • Dionysius of Halicarnassus, De Compositione Verborum, 3
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