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aphroditus Explained

Aphroditus at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==
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Etymology

Latin, from Inter: etyl » grc Inter: term » Ἀφρόδιτος|lang=grc|tr=Aphroditos, masculine form of Inter: term » Ἀφροδίτη|lang=grc|tr=Aphrodītē.

Pronunciation

* Inter: a » US Inter: IPA » /æfrədaɪtəs/
  • Inter: audio » En-us-Aphroditus.ogg|Audio (US)

    Proper noun

    Inter: en-proper nou » n


  • Inter: Greek go » d was a male Aphrodite from Cyprus, and represented as a herm with a phallus, in later mythology became known as Hermaphroditus, the son of Hermes and Aphrodite.Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology; p. 408

    See also

    *epicene
  • androgynous
  • intersex

    References