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ὡς ἔφη λέγων, lit., as he said in the course of his statement, i.e., ‘as he went on to say.’ So Her. 3. 156(Zopyrus) ‘“νῦν τε,’ ἔφη λέγων, ‘ἐγὼ ὑμῖν..ἥκω μέγιστον ἀγαθόν”’ (‘he went on to say’— in continuation of his story. So too in Her. 5. 36.Cp. Dem. or. 18 § 51καὶ νῦν εἶπέ που λέγων, ‘ τὴν Ἀλεξάνδρου ξενίαν ὀνειδίζων ἐμοἴ”’ (‘he has said in some discourse or other’).

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