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[8] πᾶσι κλεινὸς ... καλούμενος πᾶσι with κλεινός (cp. 40 πᾶσι κράτιστον), not with καλούμενος: “called Oedipus famous in the sight of all,” not “called famous Oed. by all.” Cp. πασίγνωστος, πασίδηλος, πασιμέλουσα, πασίφιλος. The tone is Homeric ( Hom. Od. 9.19εἴμ᾽ Ὀδυσεύς ... καί μευ κλέος οὐρανὸν ἵκει,” imitated by Verg. Aen. 1.378 sum pius Aeneas ... fama super aethera notus): Oedipus is a type, for the frank heroic age, of Arist.'s μεγαλόψυχος μεγάλων αὑτὸν ἀξιῶν, ἄξιος ὤνAristot. Nic. Eth. 4.3).

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