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ταινία , ,, fillet, esp. headband, worn in sign of victory, “θήσω δὲ νικητήριον τρεῖς ταινίαςEub.3, cf. Emp.112.6, X.Smp.5.9, Pl. Smp.212e, Paus.6.20.19, etc.; “ταινίας πωλεῖνD.57.31; also, the breastband of young girls, etc., Anacreont.22.13, cf. Paus.9.39.8, Poll.7.65; abdominal band, Diocl.Fr.142; bandage, Hp.Art.50 (pl.), IG42(1).121.49,61 (Epid., iv B.C.), Sor.Fasc.25, al.; ribbon, distd. fr. λημνίσκος, PCair.Zen.696 (iii B.C.).
2. strip in fur, Opp.C.1.322.
3. pennon of a ship, D.Chr.74.8, Poll.1.90; of a spear, D.S. 15.52.
II. strip or tongue of land, D.S.1.31, App.Pun.121, Plu. Alex.26; sandbank, PTeb.5.30, PStrassb.85.20 (both ii B.C.), Plb. 4.41.1, Str.1.3.4.
2. name of a strip of land near lake Mareotis, Ath.1.33e.
III. in joiner's work, fillet, fascia, “τὴν τ. ἐπὶ τὸν θρᾶνον τοῦ νεὼ ἐπιθέντιIG11(2).161 A50 (Delos, iii B.C.), cf. LXX Ez. 27.5, EM749.38; περιθήσει ταινίαν μέλαιναν a black band (round a mosaic floor), PCair.Zen.665.8 (iii B.C.).
IV. tape-worm, Gal.14.755, Gp.12.27.2 (pl.).
V. a long, thin fish, Epich.56, Arist.HA 504b33. [ι^, but ι_ metri gr., Emp. l.c., Opp.l.c.]
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (12):
    • Demosthenes, Against Eubulides, 31
    • Diodorus, Historical Library, 15.52
    • Pausanias, Description of Greece, 6.20.19
    • Pausanias, Description of Greece, 9.39.8
    • Plato, Symposium, 212e
    • Xenophon, Symposium, 5.9
    • Polybius, Histories, 4.41.1
    • Strabo, Geography, 1.3.4
    • Hippocrates, De articulis, 50
    • Old Testament, Ezekiel, 27.5
    • Plutarch, Alexander, 26
    • Diodorus, Historical Library, 1.31
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