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sphinthrĭa or spintrĭa , ae, m. from σφιγκτήρ, the contractile muscle of the anus,
I.a male prostitute, Tac. A. 6, 1; Suet. Tib. 43; id. Calig. 16; id. Vit. 3 fin.; cf. Aus. Epigr. 119.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (4):
    • Suetonius, Caligula, 16
    • Suetonius, Tiberius, 43
    • Tacitus, Annales, 6.1
    • Suetonius, Vitellius, 3
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