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ῥι_νός (v. sub fin.), of a living person, Il.5.308, Od.5.426,435, etc.; rarely of a corpse, Od.14.134, Hes.Sc.152.
II. hide of a beast, esp. ox-hide, Od.1.108, al.; also “. πολιοῖο λύκοιοIl.10.334; “. λέοντοςPi.I.5(6).37; not in Hom. of the skin of a live beast, but so used by Hes.Op.515, Sc.427; “πωλικῆς ῥινοῦE.Rh.784.
2. oxhide shield, “σύν ῥ᾽ ἔβαλον ῥινούςIl.4.447 (imitated by Ar.Pax 1274); cf. Il.16.636 and “ῥινόν2.
3. pl., thongs of boxing-gloves, A.R.2.58.
4. leather of a sling, AP7.172 (Antip. Sid.).—The gender is fem. in Il.7.248, 20.276, Od.22.278 (v.l.), Hes.Sc.152, E.l.c., Nic. Th.361, A.R.4.174; masc. in Nic.Al.476, Opp.C.3.277: cf. ῥινόν, τό. ϝρι_νός, as shown by γρῖνος: δέρμα, Hsch., γρίντης: βυρσεύς, Id.: cf. ταλαύρινος.)
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (18):
    • Aristophanes, Peace, 1274
    • Euripides, Rhesus, 784
    • Hesiod, Shield of Heracles, 427
    • Hesiod, Shield of Heracles, 152
    • Hesiod, Works and Days, 515
    • Homer, Iliad, 2
    • Homer, Iliad, 4.447
    • Homer, Iliad, 5.308
    • Homer, Iliad, 7.248
    • Homer, Iliad, 20.276
    • Homer, Odyssey, 14.134
    • Homer, Odyssey, 22.278
    • Homer, Iliad, 10.334
    • Homer, Iliad, 16.636
    • Homer, Odyssey, 1.108
    • Homer, Odyssey, 5.426
    • Apollonius Rhodius, Argonautica, 2.58
    • Apollonius Rhodius, Argonautica, 4.174
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