previous next



ἡμὶν, ethic dat.: O. C. 81 βέβηκεν ἡμὶν ξένος;

τοῖς κυρίοις, i.e., Ajax himself, who is the “κύριος” or ‘principal person’ in this matter, as being most nearly concerned in it. For the poet. plur., cp. Aesch. Ch. 688(Orestes to Clytaemnestra) “εἰ δὲ τυγχάνω τοῖς κυρίοισι καὶ προσήκουσιν λέγων οὐκ οἶδα”.


Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License.

An XML version of this text is available for download, with the additional restriction that you offer Perseus any modifications you make. Perseus provides credit for all accepted changes, storing new additions in a versioning system.

hide References (2 total)
  • Commentary references from this page (2):
    • Aeschylus, Libation Bearers, 688
    • Sophocles, Oedipus at Colonus, 81
hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: