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σπήλαιον , τό,
A.grotto, cavern, Pl.R.514a, 515a, 539e, Moschio Trag. 6.5, Satyr.Vit.Eur.Fr.39 ix 6, Apoc.6.15, etc.; ς. λῃστῶν den of robbers, LXX Je.7.11, Ev.Matt.21.13; of a grave, Supp.Epigr.7.160 (Palmyra, i A.D.), 166 (ibid., ii A.D.), Ev.Jo.11.38.
2. privy parts, LXX Hb. 2.15 (pl.).
3. place behind the scenes in a theatre, Poll.4.124.
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    • New Testament, Revelation, 6.15
    • Old Testament, Habakkuk, 2.15
    • Old Testament, Jeremiah, 7.11
    • New Testament, John, 11.38
    • New Testament, Matthew, 21.13
    • Plato, Republic, 515a
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    • Plato, Republic, 539e
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