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κυ^νο-κέφα^λος , ον, οἱ K., Dog-heads, name of a people, Hdt.1.191, cf. Ctes.Fr.57.22, A.Fr.431.
2. dog-faced baboon, Simia hamadryas, Pl.Tht.161c, 166c, Arist.HA502a19, etc.; sacred animal in Egypt, Luc.Tox.28, JTr.42.
3. κυνοκέφαλον, τό, = ψύλλιον, Dsc.4.69; = ἀντίρρινον, Xenocr. ap. Sch.Orib.2.744. [κυνοκεφάλλῳ at the close of an iambic tetrameter, Ar.Eq.416, where λλ is attested by Phryn.PSp.85 B., Phot.]
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (6):
    • Aristophanes, Knights, 416
    • Herodotus, Histories, 1.191
    • Plato, Theaetetus, 161c
    • Plato, Theaetetus, 166c
    • Lucian, Juppiter trageodeus, 42
    • Lucian, Toxaris vel amicitia, 28
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