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σοῦ δ᾽ οὐδὲν: this third clause repeats the thought of the first, “οὐ γάρ τι τῆς σῆς κ.τ.λ.”: on this trait of Sophoclean style see Ant. 465 ff. (n.).

τοὺς μηδένας, those who are as nought (“μή” having its generic force),—mere ciphers. Cp. Ant. 1322τὸν οὐκ ὄντα μᾶλλον μηδένα”. So I. A. 371 “τοὺς οὐδένας”: Andr. 700ὄντες οὐδένες”, Her. 9. 58οὐδένες ἄρα ἐόντες”.

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    • Euripides, Andromache, 700
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