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Sĭpylus , i, m., = Σίπυλος.
I. A mountain on the frontiers of Lydia and Phrygia, on which Niobe was changed into stone, the modern Manisa Dagh, Prop. 2, 20 (3, 13), 8; Ov. M. 6, 149; Cic. Q. Fr. 2, 11, 3; Sen. Herc. Oet. 184; id. Agam. 374.—Hence, Sĭpylē-us , a, um, adj., of Sipylus: “genitrix Sipylea,” i. e. Niobe, Stat. S. 5, 1, 33; “also called Sipyleïa cautes,Aus. Epit. 27.—Sĭpylen-sis , e: “mater deorum,Ulp. Fragm. 22, 6.—
II. A son of Niobe, Ov. M. 6, 231.
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