Isfon

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Isfon Dyascorides multi cameleontam nigram sic vocant.


Apparatus:

Isfon AC | Iffon B e | Ifon f

cameleontam (-taʒ e; -tã C) AC e | cameleũtã B | cameliontã f

sic vocant (uo- B) BC e | uocant sic f


Translation:

Isfon is what according to Dyascorides many people call the black cameleonta.


Commentary:

Simon's forms isfon or iffon, are most likely corrupted forms of ixion.

For further information see Ixion.


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