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κα^να^χ-ή , Dor. -Χά, , (κανάσσω) sound; esp. ring or clang of metal, “δεινὴν . . πήληξ βαλλομένη καναχὴν ἔχεIl.16.105, cf. 794; κ. δ᾽ ἦν ἡμιόνοιιν loud rang their tramp, Od.6.82; ὀδόντων μὲν κ. πέλε gnashing of teeth, Il.19.365, Hes.Sc.164: pl., ib. 160; κ. [Χαλκ]όκτυπος B.13.15; Χρυσοῦ κ. S.Ant.130 (lyr.); κ. αὐλῶν sound of flutes, Pi.P.10.39 (pl.), B.2.12, cf. S.Tr.642 (lyr.); ofthelyre, h.Ap.185.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (10):
    • Bacchylides, Epinicians, 13.15
    • Bacchylides, Epinicians, 2.12
    • Hesiod, Shield of Heracles, 160
    • Hesiod, Shield of Heracles, 164
    • Homer, Iliad, 16.105
    • Homer, Iliad, 19.365
    • Homer, Odyssey, 6.82
    • Homeric Hymns, Hymn 3 to Apollo, 185
    • Sophocles, Antigone, 130
    • Sophocles, Trachiniae, 642
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