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[295] τὰς σὰς ... ἀράς thy curses: τοιάσδε, being such as they are.

οὑξελέγξων The present οὑξελέγχων would mean, “there is one who convicts him”: i.e. the supposed criminal, whom threats scare not, is already detected; for the prophet has come. Cp. Isoc. 8.139ὥστ᾽ οὐκ ἀπορήσομεν μεθ᾽ ὧν κωλύσομεν τοὺς ἐξαμαρτάνοντας, ἀλλὰ πολλοὺς ἕξομεν τοὺς ἑτοίμως καὶ προθύμως συναγωνιζομένους ἡμῖν”: where, however, the present part. συναγωνιζομένους is relative to the future ἕξομεν. To this it may be objected: (1) the present participle with ἔστιν would not be suitable unless the conviction were in act of taking place: (2) the fut. partic. not only suits the context better—“one to convict him” [supposing he is here]—but also agrees with the regular idiom: e.g. Soph. Phil. 1242τίς ἕσται μ᾽ οὑπικωλύσων τάδε;Soph. El. 1197οὐδ᾽ οὑπαρήξων οὐδ᾽ κωλύσων πάρα;” (cp. Soph. Ant. 261:) Aesch. PB 27 λωφήσων γὰρ οὐ πέφυκέ πω”: Xen. Anab. 2.4.5 ἡγησόμενος οὐδεὶς ἔσται.

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