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ῥοῖζ-ος , , Ion. ,
A.whistling or whizzing of an arrow, Il.16.361, cf. Plu.Marc.15, Onos.19.3, etc.; of a scourge, Opp.H.2.352: any whistling or piping sound, as of a shepherd, πολλῇ . Od.9.315; πνευμάτων . Plu.2.18c; rush of wings, LXX Wi.5.11, Ael.NA2.26; of a stream, LXXEz.47.5, Ael.NA17.17; of the sea, Hymn.Is.150; of the noise of a falling tree, Q.S.1.251; hissing of a serpent, A.R. 4.138, 1543; used of the sound made by filing, Arist.Aud.802a39; of the letter ρ, Phld.Po.Herc.994.29, D.H.Comp.14, S.E.M.1.102.
II. rushing motion, rush, swing, Plu.Marc.15, Demetr.21, Epic. in Arch.Pap.7p.4.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (11):
    • Homer, Odyssey, 9.315
    • Homer, Iliad, 16.361
    • Apollonius Rhodius, Argonautica, 4.138
    • Apollonius Rhodius, Argonautica, 4.1543
    • Old Testament, Ezekiel, 47.5
    • Plutarch, Marcellus, 15
    • Plutarch, Demetrius, 21
    • Dionysius of Halicarnassus, De Compositione Verborum, 14
    • Aelian, De Natura Animalium, 17.17
    • Aelian, De Natura Animalium, 2.26
    • Onasander, Strategicus, 19.3
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