Pleiades - in ancient sources @ attalus.org
This is part of the index of names on the attalus website. The names occur either in lists of events (arranged by year, from the 4th to the 1st century B.C.) or in translations of sources. There are many other sources available in translation online - for a fuller but less precise search, Search Ancient Texts.
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- a cluster of bright stars
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from the time when the Pleiads have set* until the spr
the very setting of the Pleiads, & with the Pleiads you
reach near to the seven Pleiads, inflexible, unshakable,
not the setting of the Pleiads, ** nor the waves of the
ather, and night sets when the Pleiads are half-way up the
ich fell at the setting of the Pleiades.  However,
fear the setting of the Pleiads in the west, & that you
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