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ἀλέκτωρ (A), [α^], ορος, , poet. form of ἀλεκτρυών,
A.cock, “ἕως ἐβόησεν .Batr.192, cf. Pi.O.12.14, Simon.80 B, A.Ag.1671, Eu.861, Herod.4.12, etc.; later Prose, Arist.Fr.347, PTeb.140 (i B. C.)LXX Pr.24.66 (30.31), Ev.Matt.26.34,al., IG3.77: metaph., of a trumpeter, “κοινὸς Ἀθηναίων .Demad.Fr.4; of a flute, Ion Trag.39.
2. ἀλέκτορος λόφος yellow rattle, Rhinanthusmajor, Plin.HN27.40.
II. husband, consort, Lyc.1094, and so perh. in B.4.8, S.Fr.851. (Perh., like ἀκοίτης, ἄλοχος, from ἀ- copul., λέκτρον).
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (9):
    • Aeschylus, Eumenides, 861
    • Bacchylides, Epinicians, 4.8
    • Demades, On the Twelve Years, 39
    • Demades, On the Twelve Years, 4
    • New Testament, Matthew, 26.34
    • Old Testament, Proverbs, 30.31
    • Sophocles, Ichneutae, 851
    • Aeschylus, Agamemnon, 1671
    • Pliny the Elder, Naturalis Historia, 27.40
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