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Νεμέα , Ion. νεκυ^ο-έη , Ep. νεκυ^ο-είη (Hes.Th.329, Epic.Alex.Adesp.8.1), , (νέμος)
A.wooded district between Argos and Corinth, Pi.O.9.87: freq. in locative Νεμέᾳ, ib.7.82, etc.; Dor. contr. “ΝεμῇSIG36 B19 (Olympia, v B.C.), etc.:—Adj. Νέμειος , α, ον, Nemean,τὸν Ν. θῆραE.HF 153; “ Ζεὺς Ν.Th.3.96; Νέμεος , Theoc.25.169; “τοῦ Ν. λέοντοςLuc.Philops.8; Νεμειαῖος , Hes.Th.327; Νεμεαῖος , Pi.N.2.4, etc.; Νεμεα^κός , Sch.Pi.N.1.7; Νεμεήτης Ζεύς, St. Byz.; Νεμειήτης , Max. 102, 346:—poet. fem. Adj. Νεμεάς , άδος, Pi.N.3.2:—Adv. Νεμέα_θεν , poet. νεκυ^ό-ηθε , from Nemea, Call.Fr.103.
II. Νέμεα (sc. ἱερά), τά, the Nemean games, Pi.O.13.34, SIG82.4 (Delph., iv B.C.), IG22.365, etc.; Νέμεια , ib.12.606, 3.129, etc.
III. Νέμειον (sc. ἱερόν), τό, temple of Nemean Zeus, in Locris, Plu.2.162c.
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    • Euripides, Heracles, 153
    • Hesiod, Theogony, 327
    • Hesiod, Theogony, 329
    • Thucydides, Histories, 3.96
    • Lucian, Philopsuedes sive incredulus, 8
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