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ἀδάκρυτον, predicate, with proleptic force: no friend mourns my fate,

(and so it remains) unwept. Soph. has several instances of the predicative adj. thus added to a subst. which has the art. and possessive pron.; as O. T. 671τὸ γὰρ σόν, οὐ τὸ τοῦδ᾽, ἐποικτίρω στόμα ἐλεινόν” (n.): El. 1143τῆς ἐμῆς πάλαι τροφῆς ἀνωφελήτου”. Cp. 791.


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    • Sophocles, Antigone, 791
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