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ἀνθρα^κ-ιά , ᾶς, Ep. ἀνθρα^κ-ιή , ῆς, ,
A.burning charcoal, hot embers,ἀνθρακιὴν στορέσαιIl.9.213; “ὑποθεῖναιHp.Nat.Mul.61; ἀνθρακιᾶς ἄπο a broil hot from the embers, E.Cyc.358, cf. AP6.105 (Apollonid.); “ἐπ᾽ ἀνθρακιᾶς ὀπτῆσαιCratin. 143; σου τῆς ἀνθρακιᾶς ἀπολαύει warms himself at your fire, Ar.Eq. 780: metaph. of lovers, τιθέναι τινὰ ὑπὸ ἀνθρακιῆ or “ἀνθρακιήνAP12.17,166 (Asclep.); Κύπριδος . ib.5.210 (Posidipp.).
2. black sooty ashes, ib.11.66 (Antiphil.).
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    • Aristophanes, Knights, 780
    • Euripides, Cyclops, 358
    • Homer, Iliad, 9.213
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