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γυ^ναικ-εῖος , α, ον A. Ch.630 (lyr.), also ος, ον ib.878, E.IA233 (lyr.): Ion. γυ^ναικ-ήιος , η, ον: (γυνή):—
A.of or belonging to women, feminine, γυναικεῖαι βουλαί a woman's designs, Od.11.437; “λουτρόνHes.Op.753; “ἔργαHdt.4.114; “κόσμοςPl.R.373c; σκεῦος (i.e. woman) 1 Ep.Pet.3.7; γ.αἰδοῖον, τόποι, χῶροι, Gal.UP15.3, Aret.SA2.11, CA2.10; κόλπος ( = αἰδοῖον) Sor.1.16; “ῥοῦςleucorrhoea, Id.2.43; “γονόρροιαAret.SD2.11; “ἰατρόςSor.2.3; “γ. ἀγοράThphr.Char.2.9; ἡγ. θεός, = Lat. bona dea, Plu.Caes.9, Cic. 19; γ. πόλεμος war with women, AP7.352 (Mel.(?)).
2. in bad sense, womanish, effeminate,πένθοςArchil.9.10; “δράματαAr.Th. 151; “μαθήματαPl.Alc.1.127a; “γ. καὶ σμικρὰ διάνοιαId.R.469d. Adv. “-είως, πικραίνεσθαιId.Lg.731d; “ἐμπικραίνεσθαιEus.Mynd.54; “διακεῖσθαιD.C.38.18.
II. as Subst.,
1. γυναικεία, Ion. -ηΐη, = γυναικών, part of the house reserved for the women, Hdt.5.20, LXX To.2.11.
b. = τὰ καταμήνια, Hp.Aph.5.28, Arist.PA648a31, al., LXX Ge.18.11.
c. lochia, Gal.17(2).817.
d. female disorders, title of works by Hp. and Sor., cf. Thphr.HP4.8.6, Aret.CA1.3.
e. (sc. φάρμακα) remedies for female complaints, Hp.Mul.1.64.
f. women's garments, PSI 4.341.7 (iii B. C.).
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    • Aeschylus, Libation Bearers, 878
    • Aristophanes, Thesmophoriazusae, 151
    • Euripides, Iphigeneia in Aulis, 233
    • Herodotus, Histories, 4.114
    • Herodotus, Histories, 5.20
    • Hesiod, Works and Days, 753
    • Homer, Odyssey, 11.437
    • New Testament, 1 Peter, 3.7
    • Old Testament, Genesis, 18.11
    • Plato, Laws, 731d
    • Plato, Republic, 373c
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    • Theophrastus, Characters, 22.10
    • Theophrastus, Characters, 2.9
    • Plutarch, Caesar, 9
    • Hippocrates, Aphorismi, 5.28
    • Aretaeus, De causis et signis acutorum morborum (lib. 2), 2.11
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    • Aretaeus, De causis et signis acutorum morborum (lib. 1), 2.11
    • Old Testament, Tobit, 2.11
    • Plutarch, Cicero, 19
    • Cassius Dio, Historia Romana, 38.18
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