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πληγὴ Διὸς (cp. 279), suggested by his long inaction (194 f.). Cp. Il. 12. 37Διὸς μάστιγι δαμέντες.

ζαμενὴς, ‘vehement’; a word not found in Il.or Od., but which occurs in Hom. hymn. Merc. (307), and is frequent with Pindar; thus fr. 231 “τόλμα..ζαμενής.

λόγοςκακόθρους, like Tr. 791δυσπάρευνον λέκτρον”, O. T. 518βίου..τοῦ μακραίωνος”: cp. 709.

ἐπιβῇ with acc. is rare; but cp. O. T. 1299τίς ς᾿, τλῆμον”, | “προσέβη μανία”; Eur. Andr. 491ἔτι σε, πότνια”, | “μετατροπὰ τῶνδ᾽ ἔπεισιν ἔργων”.

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    • Euripides, Andromache, 491
    • Homer, Iliad, 12.37
    • Sophocles, Ajax, 279
    • Sophocles, Ajax, 709
    • Sophocles, Oedipus Tyrannus, 1299
    • Sophocles, Oedipus Tyrannus, 518
    • Sophocles, Trachiniae, 791
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