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- n. Plural form of sickleman.
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[442-34] The _sicklemen_ are reapers called from the harvest fields to make merry.
You sun-burn'd sicklemen, [442-34] of August weary,
You sunburnt sicklemen, of August weary, Come hither from the furrow and be merry.
[Enter certain Nymphs] You sunburnt sicklemen, of August weary,
Literally taken, the word means sicklemen.] belonging to the city of La Laguna.
She then summons "You sunburnt sicklemen of August weary [guys toiling in the fields, cutting down the grains with sickles], come hither from the furrow and be merry.