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Mĕles , ētis, m., Μέλης,
I.a river in Ionia, near Smyrna, on the banks of which, it is said, Homer was born, Plin. 5, 29, 31, § 118; Stat. S. 2, 7, 33; 3, 3, 60.—Hence,
A. Mĕlētēus , a, um, adj., Meletean, poet. for Homeric: “chartae,Tib. 4, 1, 200.—
B. -lētīnus , a, um, adj., Meletine: “deae,dwelling at Meles, Ov. F. 4, 236.
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