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κέδρος , ,
A.cedar-tree, “ὀδμὴ κέδρου . . θύου τ᾽ ἀνὰ νῆσον ὀδώδει δαιομένωνOd.5.60; “τὸ ἀπὸ κ. ἄλειφαρ γινόμενονHdt.2.87, cf.4.75; applied to prickly cedar, Juniperus Oxycedrus, Od.l.c., Thphr.HP3.12.3; Syrian cedar, J. excelsa, ib.3.2.6, Dsc.1.77; Phoenician cedar, J. phoenicea, Thphr.HP9.2.3; Himalayan cedar, J. macropoda, Str.15.1.29; κ. μικρά juniper, J. communis, Dsc.l.c.
2. anything made of cedar- wood: cedar coffin, E.Alc.365 (pl.), Tr.1141; cedar box, for a bee- hive, Theoc.7.81.
3. cedar-oil, “τῇ κ. ἀλείφεινLuc.Ind.16.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (8):
    • Euripides, Alcestis, 365
    • Euripides, Trojan Women, 1141
    • Herodotus, Histories, 2.87
    • Herodotus, Histories, 4.75
    • Homer, Odyssey, 5.60
    • Strabo, Geography, 15.1.29
    • Lucian, Adversus indoctum et libros multos ementem, 1
    • Lucian, Adversus indoctum et libros multos ementem, 16
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