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λίμνη λείβω

I.a pool of standing water left by the sea or a river, Il.: then, a marshy lake, mere, Lat. palus, id=Il., Hdt., attic:—also, a large pool or basin (artificial), Hdt. Hom. and other Poets, the sea.
II.Λίμναι, ῶν, αἱ, a quarter of Athens (once prob. marshy), near the Acropolis, in which stood the Lenaeum, Ar., Thuc., etc.

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