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 Læding.Laer’tes (3 syl.). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Lælaps.
 
A very powerful dog given by Diana to Procris; Procris gave it to Ceph’alos. While pursuing a wild boar it was metamorphosed into a stone. (See DOGS, Actæon’s fifty dogs.)   1
 


 Læding.Laer’tes (3 syl.). 

 
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