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σπαρτός , ή, όν, also ός, όν E.Supp.578: (σπείρω):—
A.sown, grown from seed, cultivated, Thphr.HP6.8.2, Dsc.3.37, etc.
b. esp. at Thebes, Σπαρτοί, οἱ, the Sown-men, those who sprang from the dragon's teeth sown by Cadmus, and their descendants, Pi.I.1.30,7(6).10; “Σπαρτῶν στάχυςE.HF5; “Ἐχίων σπαρτόςIG14.1285 ii 9, 1292 i 3, cf. E.Ba.1274; λόγχη σπαρτός the Theban spear, Id.Supp.578.
II. scattered, of the limbs of a corpse, AP7.383 (Phil.).
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