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ὔμμ᾽ (Aeolic and epic), as Aesch. Eum. 620: so dat. “ὔμμιO. C. 247 (n.).

ἐπικτῶμαι, acquire, win: Aesch. Eum. 671 (“ὅπως”) “καὶ τόνδ᾽ ἐπικτήσαιο σύμμαχον, θεά”. In this general sense the ἐπί is not inconsistent with what “ἔμπας” implies, viz. that she fails to win human sympathy.

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    • Aeschylus, Eumenides, 620
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    • Sophocles, Oedipus at Colonus, 247
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