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date: 27 November 2022

Ascalabuslocked

Ascalabuslocked

  • Herbert Jennings Rose

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Ascalabus, in mythology, son of Misme, an Attic woman. His mother gave *Demeter, who was looking for *Persephone, a vessel of water, meal, and pennyroyal; he laughed at her for drinking it greedily, and she threw what was left of it over him, whereat he became a spotted lizard.

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  • Greek Myth and Religion

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