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σπόρος , , (σπείρω)
A.sowing, Hdt.8.109, X.Oec.7.20, Theoc.16.94, etc.; μετὰ τὸν ς. Pl.Ti.42d: metaph., “ γαμήλιος ς. καὶ ἄροτοςPlu. 2.144b: pl., Thphr.HP7.5.5.
2. seed-time, X.Oec.17.4; “ἀπὸ σπόρωTheoc.10.14.
2. harvest, crop, Hdt.4.53, PGrenf.2.36.16 (i B.C.), etc.; πρώϊμος ς. OGI56.68 (Canopus, iii B.C.); γᾶς ς. S.Ph.706 (lyr.).
3. offspring, Lyc.221,750.
4. semen genitale, v.l. for γονή in Hp.Vict.2.54.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (8):
    • Herodotus, Histories, 4.53
    • Herodotus, Histories, 8.109
    • New Testament, Mark, 4.26
    • Plato, Timaeus, 42d
    • Xenophon, Economics, 17.4
    • Xenophon, Economics, 7.20
    • Sophocles, Philoctetes, 706
    • Apollonius Rhodius, Argonautica, 3.413
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