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Definition of Scaphism

Scaphism
Scaphism Scaph"ism, n. [Gr. ska`fh a trough.] An ancient mode of punishing criminals among the Persians, by confining the victim in a trough, with his head and limbs smeared with honey or the like, and exposed to the sun and to insects until he died.

Meaning of Scaphism from wikipedia

- Scaphism (from Gr**** σκάφη, meaning "boat"), also known as the boats, is an alleged ancient Persian method of execution mentioned by Plutarch in his Life...
- stories by Nam Le The Boats was an ancient method of execution also known as scaphism. A local name for the Tuxedo floating nightclubs A 2001 song by Electrelane...
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- Rupi Kaur Land of Milk and Honey, a 1971 do****entary film by Pierre Étaix Scaphism, an execution method which includes the victim being fed milk and honey...
- bestias, the Roman practice of execution by wild animals such as lions Scaphism, an alleged ancient Persian execution method where a victim would be eaten...
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- alive, impalement, mazzatello, blowing from a gun, schwedentrunk, and scaphism. Other methods which appear only in legend include the blood eagle and...
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- Cyrus the Younger (who was the brother of Artaxerxes II), was executed by scaphism. The king's physician, Ctesias, reported that Mithridates survived the...
- drawn and quartered Immurement Impalement Ishikozume Mazzatello Sawing Scaphism Slow slicing Stoning Suffocation in ash Upright jerker Waist chop Related...