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Contra los engañadores.

SEMIOTTAVA.

Aquella lagartija que es llamada
Stellio,[1] es d’el engaño conocida
Señal, y de la invidia en si dañada,
De las zelosas nueras bien sabida.

Notes:

1.  Stellio, ‘the starred gecko’. See Ovid, Metamorphoses, 5.461 for the explanation of the name stellio.



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    • beauty, 'Pulchritudo' ~ one of the seven gifts of the body [11S711] Search | Browse Iconclass
    • Cheat, Deceit; 'Fraude', 'Inganno' (Ripa) (+ emblematical representation of concept) [57AA621(+4)] Search | Browse Iconclass
    • Jealousy; 'Gelosia', 'Rammarico del ben'altrui' (Ripa) (+ emblematical representation of concept) [57AA76(+4)] Search | Browse Iconclass
    • lizards (with NAME) (+ animals used symbolically) [25F41(STELLIO)(+1)] Search | Browse Iconclass
    • Revenge, Requital, Retaliation; 'Vendetta' (Ripa) (+ emblematical representation of concept) [57AA741(+4)] Search | Browse Iconclass

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