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μολπ-ή , , (μέλπω) or rhythmic movement with song, Od. 6.101, Il.18.606.
2. more freq. song, 1.472; “μολπῆς τε γλυκερῆς καὶ ἀμύμονος ὀρχηθμοῖο13.637; “μολπή τ᾽ ὀρχηστύς τεOd.1.152, cf. Hes.Th.69, Sapph.Supp.25.5, Pi.O.10.84,6.97 (pl.), A.Ag.106 (lyr.), etc.: Com. in lyr., “μολπὰ κλαγγάMnesim.4.57 (anap.): metaph., οὐ μ. σύριγγος ἔχων the note, S.Ph.212 (lyr.): also in late Prose, as Luc.Salt.23.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (9):
    • Aeschylus, Agamemnon, 106
    • Hesiod, Theogony, 69
    • Homer, Odyssey, 6.101
    • Sophocles, Philoctetes, 212
    • Homer, Iliad, 13.637
    • Homer, Iliad, 18.606
    • Homer, Iliad, 1.472
    • Homer, Odyssey, 1.152
    • Lucian, De saltatione, 23
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