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γέρα^νος , , also , Thphr.Sign.38:—
A.crane, Grus cinerea, Il.3.3, Hes.Op.448, Alc.Supp.9, Ar.Av.710, Arist.HA614b18, al.
II. crane for lifting weights, esp. used in the theatre, Poll.4.130.
2. quern, Hsch.
III. dance resembling the movements of the crane, Luc.Salt.34, Plu.Thes.21, Poll.4.101.
IV. (masc.) a fish, Ael. NA15.9.
V. = ὄμβρος (Cyren.), EM227.51. (Cf. OHG. chranuh, OE. cran 'crane', Lith. garn[ytilde]s 'stork', etc.)
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (6):
    • Aristophanes, Birds, 710
    • Hesiod, Works and Days, 448
    • Homer, Iliad, 3.3
    • Plutarch, Theseus, 21
    • Lucian, De saltatione, 34
    • Aelian, De Natura Animalium, 15.9
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