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κᾶλον , τό,
A.wood, “κᾶλον ἐν ἱαρῷ πεφυκόςBerl.Sitzb.1927.157 (Cyrene); elsewh. only in pl. κᾶλα, = ξύλα, logs, for burning, κάγκανα κ. h.Merc.112; παλαίθετα κ. Call.Fr.66c; τὰ κ. καὶ τοὺς ἄνθρακας Ion Trag.29; also, timber for joiner's work, ἐπικαμπύλα κ. Hes.Op.427; esp. of ships, ποττὰ κᾶλα κάλα cod.) Ar.Lys.1253; ἔρρει τὰ κᾶλα the ships are lost (καλά codd.), X.HG1.1.23, Plu.Alc.28. (κᾶλον and κῆλον (q.v.) perh. fr. Κα_ϝελος, cf. καίω.)
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    • Hesiod, Works and Days, 427
    • Homeric Hymns, Hymn 4 to Hermes, 112
    • Xenophon, Hellenica, 1.1.23
    • Aristophanes, Lysistrata, 1253
    • Plutarch, Alcibiades, 28
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