τὰν Ὀλυμπίαν called by Pindar δέσποιν᾽ ἀλαθείας （Pind. O. 8.2）, because divination by burnt offerings （μαντικὴ δι᾽ ἐμπύρων） was there practised on the altar of Zeus by the Iamidae, hereditary μάντεις （Hdt. 9.33）: Pind. O. 6.70 “Ζηνὸς ἐπ᾽ ἀκροτάτῳ βωμῷ ... χρηστήριον θέσθαι κέλευσεν” （Apollo）: ι ἐξ οὗ πολύκλειτον καθ᾽ Ἕλλανας γένος Ἰαμιδᾶν.
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