Pythian

Pythian
{'piθiən}
I. a питийски, делфийски
II. 1. Пития
2. Аполон
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{'pidiъn} I. а питийски, делфийски; II. п мит. 1. Пития; 2. А
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1. i. a питийски, делфийски 2. ii. Пития 3. Аполон
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Pythian[´piuiən] I. adj питийски, делфийски; II. n 1. Пития; 2. Аполон.

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