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κάμηλος [α^], and (as in Ar.Av.1563),
A.camel, Camelus bactrianus and C. dromedarius (cf. Arist.HA499a13), A.Supp.285, etc.; τοὺς ἔρσενας τῶν κ. Hdt.3.105; κ. ἀμνός a camel-lamb, i.e. young camel, Ar.Av.1559 (lyr.); “κ. δρομάςPlu.Alex.31: prov., “κάμηλον καταπίνεινEv.Matt.23.24; cf. κάμιλος.
2. κ. camelry, Hdt.1.80. (Semitic word, cf. Hebr. gāmāl.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (7):
    • Aeschylus, Suppliant Maidens, 285
    • Aristophanes, Birds, 1559
    • Aristophanes, Birds, 1563
    • Herodotus, Histories, 1.80
    • Herodotus, Histories, 3.105
    • Plutarch, Alexander, 31
    • New Testament, Matthew, 23.24
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