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Roman Law and Society

1st Quiz vocabulary
STUDY
PLAY
Thyades
celebration with reenactment w/ doll
act of rebirth/regeneration
Phryne
prostitute accused of asbesia for bathing in public
Charila
young girl who hung herself out of shame
Ep' autophoro
while committing a crime
Tityus
punished for raping Zeus' wife
Tantalus
stole ambrosia
Karyatizein
to dance
Lopodytai
thief of clothes
Andrapodistai
thief of slaves
Thesmophoria
festival in honor of Demeter & Persephone
Maschalismos
cutting of hands, ears, genitals, etc. Hung by a rope under the armpits.
Lysias
source that has accounts of Apotymanismos
Theorides of Lemnos
priestess accused of making and teaching others how to make poisons
Kakourgoi
criminals
Kion
uvula
Andromeda
tied to a rock
Pandora
1st woman, created as a punishment for humans
Aspasia
conversion to prostitute "book club"
Tiziano Vecellio
depicted the Punishment of Tythus
Scholion
notes in the margins between columns
Brochos
noose
Prometeus
created men. Fake sacrifice to Zeus
Helos
way to regulate a vice of the metal ring put around someones neck
Anodos
"Ascent"
Kathodos
"going underground"
Basileus
monarchs
Sanis; en te sanidi
post; tied to post
Aristophanes; Tesmophoriazusae
comic playwright; "the poet and the women" parody of Athenian society
Apotympanismos
tied to pole w/ rope & ring around the neck
Aeschylus; Prometeus bound
father of tradgedy; play about Prometeus bound to rock
Chytroi
festival of pots
Melanthius
attached to wooden pole
Hesoid; Erga Kai Hemerai
calendar
Aspalis
hung herself so she wouldn't be raped by Tartarus
Desmoi
bonds
Ninos
prietess accused of asebia
Moicheia
crime of adultery
Sisyphus
revealed Zeus' kidnapping
Philoneo's slave
poisoned master
Trochisteisa
on a wheel
Panathenaia
ritual changing of the statue of Athena's gown
symposim
to drink together
Erastes
dominants homosexual
Eromenos
submissive
prostitutes
only chance a woman has to be free & learn
Demou phemis
"voice of the people"
bie
impose will through strength/violence
polytropos
many ways of turning around
Kalokagathia
to be a hero
poine
compensation