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Γοργώ), a lyric poetess, a contemporary and rival of Sappho, who often attacked her in her poems. (Max. Tyr. Diss. 24.9, vol. i. p. 478, ed. Reiske.) On the relations of Sappho to her female contemporaries, see, besides the dissertation just quoted, Müller, Hist. of the Lit. of Anc. Greece, vol. i. p. 177.


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