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λυχν-ίς , ίδος, ,
A.rose campion, Lychnis coronaria, used for garlands, Thphr.HP6.8.3, AP 4.1.23 (Mel.), Dsc.3.100.
2. λ. ἀγρία corn cockle, Agrostemma Githago, ib.101, cf. Nic.Th.899 (ubi v. Sch.).
II. a precious stone that emits light, prob. ruby, Luc.Syr.D.32, cf. Dercyl.11:—also λύχνις , , D.P. 329, Orph.L.271.
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