# Ampelos

a satyr who was placed among the stars by Dionysus.

Historical *Examples*

Ampalas (Delima sarmentosa and Ficus Ampelos) is a shrub whose blossom resembles that of our hawthorn in appearance and smell.

The History of Sumatra William Marsden

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