lagobolon

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Ancient Greek λᾰγωβόλον (lagōbólon), from λαγώς (lagṓs, hare) + βάλλω (bállō, to throw)

Noun[edit]

lagobolon (plural lagobolons)

  1. A hunter's stick for striking hares.

References[edit]

  • "Weapons--a quiver with arrows and a stick for striking hares (a lagobolon)--are placed on the right of the relief.", from Perseus Project