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 Pyroc’les and Musido’rus.Pyrrha. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Pyrodes (3 syl.),
 
son of Clias was so called, according to Pliny (vii. 56), because he was the first to strike fire from flint. (Greek, pur, fire; = igntus.)   1
 


 Pyroc’les and Musido’rus.Pyrrha. 

 
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