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ἔμφυτον, “"planted in us at our birth"”: whereby they are sharers in the hereditary “ἀρά” on the Labdacid race.

ἄλαστον: cp. on 1482.

αἷμα, as kinsfolk are of the same “"blood"”: cp. Eur. Phoen. 246κοινὸν αἷμα, κοινὰ τέκεα”: O. T. 1406αἷμ᾽ ἐμφύλιον”, an incestuous kinship.

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    • Euripides, Phoenician Women, 246
    • Sophocles, Oedipus Tyrannus, 1406
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