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λοιβ-ή , , (λείβω)
A.pouring. only in religious sense, drink-offering, λοιβῇ τε κνίσῃ τε with drink-offering and burnt-offering, Il.9.500, cf. 4.49, 24.70; σοὶ δ᾽ αὖ λ. φέρον says Odysseus to the Cyclops, Od.9.349: later, like σπονδαί, χοαί (which are more freq.), in pl., Pi.N.11.6, S.El.52; λοιβαὶ Διός, offered to him, A.Fr.55. -- Rare in Prose, “λ. οἴνουPl.Lg.906d, referring to Il.9.500.
2. of water generally, “λ. ΣτυγόςA.R.2.291.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (7):
    • Homer, Iliad, 24.70
    • Homer, Iliad, 4.49
    • Homer, Odyssey, 9.349
    • Plato, Laws, 906d
    • Sophocles, Electra, 52
    • Homer, Iliad, 9.500
    • Apollonius Rhodius, Argonautica, 2.291
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