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  • n. Plural form of catamite.


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  • Though I had often mocked the professionally religious as keepers of Cadillacs and catamites, the vast majority of clerical foot soldiers were dedicated men.

    Shortcut Man

  • I endured an endless parade of dancing girls and tittering catamites with kohl-lined eyes.

    Songs of Love & Death

  • Wouldn't they be better served by reflecting for a second and say ing Hmm ... after being catamites to Bush's 'Big Gubmint Conservatism' for so many years, we deserve to lose the Presidency.

    Archive 2008-10-01

  • Brooks thinks he's being amusing and, to the legions of right-wing sycophants, libertarian nitwits, daddy-worshipers, authority-catamites, Randroids, wing-nuts, and orc-conservative who embrace Social Darwinism but shun actual Darwinism, he may be.

    Ellis Weiner: Our Mister Brooks Reduks: The Rich Are Different, etc.

  • The catamites of the US press still express little but stunned awe at The One's brilliance.

    On Thursday, the Legg report will be published along with...

  • He and his merry band of catamites couldn't have been happy to read that everyone is returning for Carolina.


  • The Persians utilise the hatred of women for such misuse when they would force a wive to demand a divorce and thus forfeit her claim to Mahr (dowry); they convert them into catamites till, after a month or so, they lose all patience and leave the house.

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

  • Turkey with catamites whilst Circassia sent concubines.

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

  • In old Mauritania, now Marocco,384 the Moors proper are notable sodomites; Moslems, even of saintly houses, are permitted openly to keep catamites, nor do their disciples think worse of their sanctity for such licence: in one case the English wife failed to banish from the home “that horrid boy.”

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

  • As for what proof thou quotest from the poets, the verses were the product of a complexion unnatural in this respect; and as for the habitual sodomites and catamites, offenders against religion, Almighty Allah hath condemned them in His Holy

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night


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