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αὐλῶν, the flutes played at banquets by “αὐλητρίδες.

ὄτοβον: cp. Aesch. P. V. 574κηρόπλαστος ὀτοβεῖ δόναξ”. The word usu. denotes a loud noise, as the rattling of chariots ( Aesch. Theb. 151), or the crash of thunder (O.C. 1479).


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    • Aeschylus, Prometheus Bound, 574
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