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[148] ἐξαγγέλλεται, proclaims on his own part )midd.(, of himself: i.e. promises unasked, ultro pollicetur. Cp. Soph. Aj. 1376ἀγγέλλομαι ... εἶναι φίλος,” “I offer friendship.” Eur. has thus used ἐξαγγ. even where metre permitted the more usual ἐπαγγέλλομαι: Eur. Heraclid. 531κἀξαγγέλλομαι θνῄσκειν,” I offer to die.

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