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ἄγνος , , Att. ,
A.= λύγος, chaste-tree, the branches of which were strewed by matrons on their beds at the Thesmophoria, Vitex Agnus-castus, h.Merc.410, Chionid.2, cf. Trag.Adesp.396, Pl.Phdr. 230b, Hp.Int.30, Arist.H A627a9, Nic.Th.71, Dsc.1.103. (Associated with the notion of chastity from the like ness of its name to ἁγνός.)
II. ἄγνος, , name of a fish, = καλλιώνυμος Diph.Siph. ap.Ath.8.356a (sine acc. cod., ἁγνός Kaib.).
III. a kind of bird, Sch.Pl.Phdr.l.c., Suid.
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