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Euboea , ae, f., = Εὔβοια,
I.an island in the Aegean Sea, separated from Boeotia by Euripus, now Negroponte, Mel. 2, 7, 9; Plin. 4, 12, 21, § 63; Ov. M. 13, 660 al.
II. Derivv.
A. Eubŏĭcus , a, um, adj., Euboean: “litus,Prop. 2, 26, 38 (3, 22, 18 M.); cf. “cautes,” i. e. the promontory Caphareus, Verg. A. 11, 260: “sinus,Prop. 4 (5), 1, 114.undae,Ov. M. 9, 218: “Anthedon,in Boeotia, opposite Euboea, id. 7, 232; 13, 905; cf.: “cultor aquarum,” i. e. Glaucus, from Anthedon, id. ib. 14, 4: “urbs,” i. e. Cumae, as a colony of Euboean Chalcidians, id. ib. 14, 155; cf.: “orae Cumarum,Verg. A. 6, 2; “hence, Sibylla,the Cumaean Sibyl, Mart. 9, 30: “carmen,of the Cumaean Sibyl, Ov. F. 4, 257: “pulveris anni,the great age of the Sibyl, Stat. S. 1, 4, 126; cf. Ov. M. 14, 136: talentum, Paul. ex Fest. p. 78, 14 Müll.—
B. Euboeüs , a, um, adj., Euboean: “plebes,Stat. S. 5, 3, 137.—
C. Eubŏïs , ĭdis, f., adj., the same: “ora,Stat. Ach. 1, 414: “tellus,” i. e. the region about Cumae, id. S. 1, 2, 263.
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