- THYMBRAEUSApollims cognomen, sive a Thymbra Troadis campo, sive ab eiusdem nominis urbe in qua colebatur, impositum. Campo autem Thymbrae nomen factum putatur a thymbraeherbae copia, quam Latini cunilam vocant, cuius hoc in campo maximus est proventus. Servius in illud Virg. l. 3. Aen. v. 85.--- Da proprian Thymbraee domum.Apollinis Thymbraei templum Strabo ponit ea in parte, quâ Thymbrius fluv. in Scamandrum influit, quo in templo ferunt Achillem a Paride fuisse interemptum: Unde factus est locus fabulae, Achillem Apollinis sagittis occisum fuisse. Stat. l. 4. Sylv. 7. v. 21.Torpor est nostris sine te CamenisTardius sueto venit ipse ThymbraeRector. ----Idem l. 3. Sylv. 2. v. 97.Pergama Thymbraea. ----Nic Lloydius.
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