Epigram 9.509

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Κωλιάδες δὲ γυναῖκες ἐρετμοῖσι φρύξουσιν.

— Paton edition

The women of Colias shall cook with oars.¹

— Paton edition

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Scholia

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Paton Edition: 1 From Herodotus, viii. 96. Colias was near Salamis, and the prophecy is said to have been made long before the battle.

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