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σίλλος (not σιλλός, Hdn.Gr.2.918), ,
A.squint-eyed, “ἐγὼ . . ς. γεγένημαί σε περιορῶνLuc.Lex.3 (ἰλλός cj. Hemsterhuis).
II. satirical poem or lampoon in hexam. verse, such as those written by Timo of Phlius (cf. σιλλογράφος), D.L.9.111; applied to the poems of Xenophanes of Colophon by Str.14.1.28, Sch.Ar.Eq.406, Hes. Op.284, Sch.Il.2.212, Eust.204.22: in general, “τὸν ς. ψόγον λέγουσι μετὰ παιδιᾶς δυσαρέστουAel.VH3.40, cf. Poll.2.54, Sch.Luc.Prom. 8.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (7):
    • Aristophanes, Knights, 406
    • Hesiod, Works and Days, 284
    • Homer, Iliad, 2.212
    • Strabo, Geography, 14.1.28
    • Lucian, Prometheus, 8
    • Lucian, Lexiphanes, 3
    • Aelian, Varia Historia, 3.40
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