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λίψ (A), , gen. λιβός,
A.the SW. wind, Hdt.2.25, Arist.Mete.364b2 (pl.), Mu.394b27, Theoc.9.11: pl., Plb.10.10.3.
2. the South, freq. in LXX, Ge.13.14, al.
3. the West, opp. ἀπηλιώτης, PTeb. 14.19 (ii B. C.), Vett.Val.8.5, Paul.Al.A.2, Herm. ap. Stob.1.21.9, 1.49.45; rarely in LXX, 2 Ch.32.30, 33.14, Thd.Da.8.5; λιβός or λίβα εἰς ἀπηλιώτην from West to East, BGU1037.15 (i A. D.), CPR28.21 (ii A.D.).
4. Astron., πρωινὸς λ., μεσημβρινὸς λ., ὀψινὸς λ., position of a star on the W. horizon at sunrise, midday, or sunset, Ptol.Alm. 8.4.
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    • Herodotus, Histories, 2.25
    • Old Testament, 2 Chronicles, 32.30
    • Old Testament, 2 Chronicles, 33.14
    • Polybius, Histories, 10.10.3
    • Old Testament, Genesis, 13.14
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