Pederastic
Pederastic Ped`er*as"tic, a. [Gr. paiderastiko`s.] Of or pertaining to pederasty. [1913 Webster]

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  • pederastic — pederasty ► NOUN ▪ sexual intercourse between a man and a boy. DERIVATIVES pederast noun pederastic adjective. ORIGIN Greek paiderastia, from pais boy + erast s lover …   English terms dictionary

  • pederastic — adjective see pederast …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • pederastic — adjective a) Relating to a mans erotic love for adolescent boys. b) In a manner which suggests pederasty …   Wiktionary

  • pederastic — adj. of an act of sodomy, of committing homosexual acts with young boys …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pederastic — ped·er·as·tic …   English syllables

  • pederastic — adjective of homosexuality between a man and a boy • Syn: ↑paederastic • Similar to: ↑homosexual • Derivationally related forms: ↑paederast (for: ↑paederastic), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pederastic relationships in classical antiquity — for other times and places In classical antiquity there were many known pederastic relationships between adult men and adolescent boys. In some of these cases both members became well known historical figures, while in others, only one of the two …   Wikipedia

  • Pederastic filmography — This list includes movies depicting pederastic relationships or sentiment.List * Satyricon , dir. Federico Fellini (Italy, 1969) ** based upon Petronius Satyricon . Not surprisingly, pederasty in the Satyricon is said by Heinze to be a parody of… …   Wikipedia

  • Pederastic couples in Japan — for ancient Greece, Rome, Carthage and Persia The tradition of Japanese pederasty originated in the relationships between Buddhist and Shinto clerics and their acolytes, who were known as chigo(稚児). It was adopted in medieval times by the samurai …   Wikipedia

  • Historical pederastic couples — Over the course of history there have been a number of pederastic relationships between adult men and adolescent boys which have become part of the historical record. In some of these cases one or both members are notable historical figures,… …   Wikipedia

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