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γάνος (A) [α^], εος, τό, γαίω, cf. γάνυμαι)
A.brightness, sheen, Sapph.127 (?), Supp.9.2.
2. gladness, joy, pride, “λάφυρα . . ἀρχαῖον γάνοςA.Ag.579.
3. of water and wine, from their quickening and refreshing qualities, χαίρουσαν οὐδὲν ἧσσον διοσδότῳ γάνει σπορητός (Pors. for Διὸς νότῳ γᾶν ει), i.e. rain, ib.1392; “κρηναῖον γ.Id.Pers. 483; γ. ἀμπέλου, βότρυος, ib.615, E.Ba.261,383 (lyr.); also of honey, “γ. μελίσσηςId.IT634: abs., water, Lyc.1365; “Ἀσωποῦ γ.E.Supp.1150 (lyr.).
4. of a divine being, “παγκρατὲς γ.Hymn.Curet.3.
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    • Aeschylus, Agamemnon, 579
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    • Aeschylus, Persians, 483
    • Euripides, Bacchae, 261
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    • Euripides, Iphigeneia in Taurus, 634
    • Euripides, Suppliants, 1150
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