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Title: ἀνασεισίφαλλος -> penis shaking, handjobber, handjob giver
Post by: spiros on 09 Jan, 2021, 13:06:42
ἀνασεισίφαλλος -> penis shaking, Latin phallum agitans (LSJ)
Title: ἀνασεισίφαλλος -> penis shaking, handjobber, handjob giver?
Post by: billberg23 on 09 Jan, 2021, 14:26:38
This is one in a series of nicknames for prostitutes in Suetonius' (ca. 100 CE) fragmentary Terms of Abuse (Περὶ βλασφημιῶν) 2.22. Suetonius attributes this term to Hipponax of Ephesus, iambic satirist of the 6th cent. BCE (fr. 135).