Lerna - in ancient sources @ attalus.org
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- a place in Argolis, Greece
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may sing of the Hydra of Lerna, one of the Labours of Hera
The serpent slew, of the Lernean lake,
Hippium, above the place called Lerne, two miles from the sea,
ought his army as far as Lerna, than his fears prevailed,
and invited Cleomenes to Lerna, where a general assembly
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