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ὁλκ-άς , άδος, ,
A.ship which is towed : hence, trading vessel, merchantman, Pi.N.5.2, Hdt.3.135, 7.25, 137, Lys.32.25 ; “ἐν ὁλκάσιν πλοίοιςTh.7.7, cf. X.Ath.1.20 ; “. σιταγωγοίTh.6.44 ; “οἰναγωγοίPherecr.143.5, cf. Cephisod.10 : metaph., of women, AP5.160 ; of Europa's bull, Nonn.D.1.66.
2. of stones, conveyed to the place of building, IG11(2).199A79 (Delos, iii B. C.).
3. ὁλκάς: . . παρ᾽ Ἀλκμᾶνι ἀειδῶν (i. e. ἀηδών, cf. Hsch. s.v. ὁλκάς), Cyr.Coisl.394 (Rh.Mus.43.451).
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (6):
    • Herodotus, Histories, 3.135
    • Herodotus, Histories, 7.25
    • Lysias, Against Diogeiton, 25
    • Pseudo Xenophon, Constitution of the Athenians, 1.20
    • Thucydides, Histories, 6.44
    • Thucydides, Histories, 7.7
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