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Lycambes , ae, m., = Λυκάμβης,
I.a Theban who promised his daughter to Archilochus, and afterwards refused her; for which he was pursued by the poet with such bitter sarcasm that he hung both himself and his daughter: “qualis Lycambae spretus infido gener,Hor. Epod. 6, 13; cf. id. Ep. 1, 19, 30. —Hence,
II. Lycambēus , a, um, adj., of Lycambes: “sanguis,Ov. Ib. 54.
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