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φερέ-οικος , ον,
A.carrying one's house with one, of the Scythians in Hdt.4.46.
II. Subst., house-carrier, i.e. snail, Hes.Op.571: acc. to others, a kind of wasp, or a tortoise, Hsch., EM790.35, cf. φέροικος.
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    • Herodotus, Histories, 4.46
    • Hesiod, Works and Days, 571
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