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λέβης 1 λείβω

I.a kettle or caldron of copper, Hom., etc.
II.a basin in which the purifying water (χέρνιψ) was handed to the guests before meals, Od.; also a pan for washing the feet, id=Od.: a bath, Aesch.
III.a cymbal, Hdt.
IV.a cinerary urn, Aesch., Soph.:—generally, a casket, Soph.

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