Saturday, January 18, 2020

What's In A Name? A Relationship Glossary

The following chart provides a list of vocabulary for married couples:


Feminae
(Women)
Incerti
(Gender Neutral)
Viri
(Men)
Nouns:
Domina (Cat. LXI.31)
Femina (Cat. LXI.173)
Mulier (Cat.LXX.1)
Uxor (Cat. LXI.178)

Verbs:
nubo, -ere (Mart.IX.10.1)
Nouns:
Coniunx (Cat. LXI.32)




Verbs:
coniungo, -ere
(Cat. LXIV.373)
Nouns:
Dominus (Cat.XLV.14)
Maritus (Cat. LXI.55)
Vir (Cat.LXI.3)


Verbs:
uxorem duco, -ere (Mart.IX.10.2)


The following chart provides a list of vocabulary for dating couples:


IF YOU’RE A…

Feminae

(Women)
Incerti
(Gender Neutral)
Viri

(Men)
 You Call Yourself A…
Puella (Sulpic.V.1)
Amans (Ovid, Met.4.73)
Amans (Ovid, Met.4.73)
Amator (Ovid, Am.I.iv.39)
 You Call Your Partner A…
Femina:
Amica  (Mart.Ep.VII.70.2)
Vir:
Dominus (Ovid, Am.III.vii.11)
Vir
(Plaut. Casina,Act II, Sc. 1, line 17)
Amores (Cat.X.1)
Deliciae (Cat.XXII.2)
Femina:
Amica  (Cat.LXXII.3)
Domina (Prop. El.I.i.21)
Mulier (Cat.LXXI.1)
Puella (Cat.VII.4)
Vir:
Puer (Mart.Ep.IV.42.14)

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