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σκύφος [υ^], , and σκύφος [υ^], εος, τό:—
A.cup, can, esp. used by peasants, Od.14.112 (where Aristarch. read δῶκε σκύφον, Ar.Byz. σκύφος): neut. in Epich.83, E.Cyc.390,411, Fr.146, Epig.3, Alex. 130, Archipp.7, PCair.Zen.327.26, al. (iii B.C.); masc. in Alcm.34, Anacr.82 (where σκύπφον ), Simon.246, B.Fr.17, Sophr.15, E.Cyc. 256,556, Arist.Pol.1324b17, OGI214.54 (Didyma, iii B.C.), etc.:—of wooden milk-vessels, Theoc.1.143; κισσοῦ ς., κίσσινον ς.,= κισσύβιον, E.Cyc.390, Fr.146.
2. perh. skull (cf. “σκυφίον11), PMag.Par. 1.1996, al. [υ^:—but σκύπφος in Hes.Frr.165,166, Anaximand. Hist. 1 J., Panyas.4, IG11(2).110 (Delos, iii B.C.), al.]
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    • Euripides, Cyclops, 256
    • Euripides, Cyclops, 390
    • Euripides, Cyclops, 411
    • Euripides, Cyclops, 556
    • Homer, Odyssey, 14.112
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