cordax


cordax
\\ˈkȯ(r)ˌdaks\
variant of kordax

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  • CORDAX — Graec. Κόρδαξ, species saltationis Theatralis in Comoedia, solutiore licentiâ; sicut in Tragoedia ἐμμέλεια erat, gravis ea ac composita, quemadmodum vox ipsa quoque declarat. Ex ea Bathyllus Alexandrinam postmodum saltationem fecit, quam… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Cordax — The cordax (Ancient Greek: Κόρδαξ),[1] was a provocative, licentious, and often obscene mask dance[2] of ancient Greek comedy.[3][4] In his play the The Clouds, Aristophanes complains that other playwrights of his time try to hide the feebleness… …   Wikipedia

  • Cordax — La cordax était une danse lascive, provocante, voire licencieuse et souvent obscène de la comédie grecque antique. Dans sa pièce Les Nuées, Aristophane se plaint que d autres dramaturges de son temps essayent de cacher la faiblesse de leurs… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • cordax — cor·dax …   English syllables

  • κόρδαχ' — κόρδᾱκα , κόρδαξ cordax masc acc sg κόρδᾱκι , κόρδαξ cordax masc dat sg κόρδᾱκε , κόρδαξ cordax masc nom/voc/acc dual …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

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