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ἀλλ᾽ οὖν (‘well, at any rate’), followed by γε (emphasising the word before it), occurs also in Ant. 84, Ph. 1305, El. 233, El. 1035, etc.

᾿φύλαξα: cp. 308᾿θώϋξεν.

ἀρκέσαι, infin. of purpose: cp. O. T. 198 n. For the sense, defendere, cp. Il. 20. 289 κόρυθ᾽ ἠὲ σάκος, τό οἱ ἤρκεσε λυγρὸν ὄλεθρον”: Eur. El. 1300(“πῶς”) “οὐκ ἠρκέσατον κῆρας μελάθροις;

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    • Euripides, Electra, 1300
    • Homer, Iliad, 20.289
    • Sophocles, Ajax, 308
    • Sophocles, Antigone, 84
    • Sophocles, Electra, 1035
    • Sophocles, Electra, 233
    • Sophocles, Oedipus Tyrannus, 198
    • Sophocles, Philoctetes, 1305
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