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Κόρινθος , and , Corinth, the city and country, ἀφνειὸς K. Il.2.570, Pi.Fr.122.2; ὀφρυόεντα K. Orac. ap. Hdt.5.92.β́, cf. Plb.4.67.8, Str.8.6.20; but K. Hdt.3.50, Th.1.25, etc.; εὐδαίμων K. Hdt.3.52; famed for its luxury and extravagance, whence prov. οὐ παντὸς ἀνδρὸς εἰς K.
A.ἐσθ᾽ πλοῦςAr.Fr.902a.
II. son of Zeus, reputed founder of Corinth, Paus.2.1.1: prov., Διὸς Κόρινθος, used of persons who are always repeating the same old story, Pi.N.7.105, cf. Ar.Ra. 443, Ec.828, Pl.Euthd.292e.
III. Adv. Κορινθόθι , at Corinth, Il. 13.664; Κορινθόθεν , from C., Michel 1087 (Olympia, V B.C.).
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    • Aristophanes, Ecclesiazusae, 828
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    • Herodotus, Histories, 3.52
    • Herodotus, Histories, 3.50
    • Herodotus, Histories, 5.92
    • Homer, Iliad, 13.664
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    • Pausanias, Description of Greece, 2.1.1
    • Plato, Euthydemus, 292e
    • Strabo, Geography, 8.6.20
    • Thucydides, Histories, 1.25
    • Polybius, Histories, 4.67.8
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