Definition of Nemee
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LNS
Nemeē, Nemeēs
Nemea, Nemee
Νεμέη
noun (f., 1st Greek declension)
  1. a city in Argolis, near which Hercules slew the Nemean lion and founded the Nemean games
Abbreviations
Nemea, ae, and Nemeē, ēs, f., = Νεμέη, a city in Argolis, near which Hercules slew the Nemean lion and founded the Nemean games: nec Nemeae nec Olympiae nec usquam, Plaut. Cas. 4, 1, 1; Cic. Fat. 4, 7: Nemeae sub rupe, Verg. A. 8, 295: Nemee frondosa, Mart. Spect. 27: pulvereā Nemeen effervere nube, Stat. Th. 4, 664; id. S. 1, 3, 6.

— Hence, Nemaeus, a, um, adj., Nemean, Hier. in Vigil. 1.

— Nemeaeus, a, um, adj., Nemean: rura, Stat. Th. 3, 421: leo, Cic. Tusc. 2, 9, 22; 4, 22, 50: moles, Ov. M. 9, 197: pestis, id. H. 9, 61: vellus, id. M. 9, 235: arma, Stat. S. 5, 2, 48; id. Th. 3, 421.

—Of the constellation Leo: monstrum, Mart. 4, 57, 5; Luc. 1, 655.

— Nemē^us, a, um, adj., Nemean.

— Subst.: Nemē^a, ōrum, n., = Νέμεα or Νέμεια, the Nemean games, Liv. 27, 30 sq.; 34, 41; Hyg. Fab. 273.
 
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