previous next
cōrycus (cōrĭ- ), i, m., = κώρυκος,
I.a leathern sack filled with sand, flour, etc., by means of which the athletae exercised in the palæstra; only fig.: “corycus laterum et vocis meae Bestia,Cic. Phil. 13, 12, 26 B. and K., Halm; cf. Klotz and Orell. ad loc.
hide Dictionary Entry Lookup
Use this tool to search for dictionary entries in all lexica.
Search for in
hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: