Definition of nubigena
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LNS
nūbigena, nūbigenae
nubesgigno
noun (c., 1st declension)
  1. cloud-born, born of clouds or of a cloud
  2. The Centaurs
  3. Phrixus
Abbreviations
nūbigena, ae, comm. nubes-gigno, cloud-born, born of clouds or of a cloud (poet.). In gen.: amnes, Stat. Th. 1, 365: nimbi, Prud. Hamart. 486: clipei, the Ancilia (so called because they fell from the sky), Stat. S. 5, 2, 131.

— In partic. The Centaurs, whom Ixion begot of a cloud, Stat. Th. 5, 263; Ov. M. 12, 211; 541; cf. Hyg. Fab. 62.

— Phrixus, as the son of Nephele: Phrixus nubigena, Col. poet. 10, 115.
 
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