βοῦς Κύπριος -> unclean feeder

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βοῦς Κύπριος (Menander, Kolax fr. 8) -> unclean feeder, i.e. shit eater (lit. "Cypriot cow").
Hesychius s.v. Κύπριος βοῦς:  "This is said of a crude, careless shiteater, because Cypriot cattle eat shit."
« Last Edit: 29 Dec, 2018, 09:29:25 by billberg23 »


 

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