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cochlis

Ἢ τὰν ἢ ἐπὶ τᾶς → Either with this or on this | Come back victorious or dead
Plutarch, Moralia 241

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

cochlis: ĭdis, f., = κοχλίς,
I a precious stone like a snail-shell in form, Plin. 37, 12, 74, § 194.

Latin > French (Gaffiot 2016)

cochlis, ĭdis, f. (κοχλίς), sorte de pierre précieuse en forme d’escargot : Plin. 37, 193 || adj. columna cochlis P. Vict. Urb. Rom. Regio 8, colonne qui renferme un escalier en colimaçon.

Latin > German (Georges)

cochlis, lidis, f. (κοχλίς), ein schneckenförmiger Edelstein, Plin. 37, 193. – columna cochlis, Säule mit umlaufender Treppe, Wendeltreppe, P. Victor. reg. U. R. 8 u. 9.

Latin > English

cochlis cochlidis N F :: spiral shell, conch; snail-shaped precious stone found in Arabia