I.of or pertaining to Ale in Lycia: “Aleïi campi,” where Bellerophon, having been thrown from Pegasus, and blinded by the lightning of Jupiter, wandered and perished, Hyg. Fab. 57; Ov. Ib. 259: qui miser in campis maerens errabat Aleïs (per synaeresin for Aleïis), Cic. Tusc. 3, 26, 63 (as transl. of Ἤτοι ὁ κὰπ πεδίον τὸ Ἀλήιον οἶος ἀλᾶτο, Hom. ll. 6, 201; cf. Plin. 5, 27, 22, § 91).
This text is part of:
Table of Contents:
X - xystus
Ălēĭus , a, um, adj., = Ἀλήϊος,