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χοαῖσι. In Od. 10.519 the three “χοαί” to the dead are of (1) hydromel, (2) wine, (3) water: see O. C. 479 n.

τρισπόνδ., instead of the simple “τρισίν”: cp. on 346 “σπ. δικτυοκλώστοις. χοαί” were to the “νέρτεροι”, as “σπονδαί” to the “ὕπατοι”: “λοιβαί” could mean either (O. C. 477).— στέφει: El. 51τύμβον... λοιβαῖσι πρῶτον καὶ καρατόμοις χλιδαῖς στέψαντες”.

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    • Homer, Odyssey, 10.519
    • Sophocles, Electra, 51
    • Sophocles, Oedipus at Colonus, 477
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