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Lyaeus , i, m., = Λυαῖος,
I.Lyæus, the relaxer, unbender, deliverer from care.
I. A surname of Bacchus: “patri Lyaeo,Verg. A. 4, 58: “corniger Lyaeus,Ov. Am. 3, 15, 17; id. M. 4, 11; 8, 274; 11, 68; Verg. G. 2, 229 al.
II. Transf., wine: “uda Lyaeo Tempora,Hor. C. 1, 7, 22: “Curam Dulci Lyaeo solvere,id. Epod. 9, 37: “illic apposito narrabis multa Lyaeo,Ov. Am. 2, 11, 49.— Hence, Lyaeus , a, um, adj.: regales inter mensas laticemque Lyaeum, the Lyæan liquid, i. e. wine, Verg. A. 1, 686.
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