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ἀμενηνὸν, enfeebled in mind by the “νόσος”, distempered. Cp. Il. 5. 887 κε ζὼς ἀμενηνὸς ἔα χαλκοῖο τυπῇσιν” (‘feeble’),—the only instance of the word in the Iliad. In the phrases “ἀμενηνὰ κάρηνα” ( Od. 10. 521, etc.), “ἀμενηνῶν.. ὀνείρων” (ib. 19. 562), the notion is ‘unsubstantial.’ “ἀμενηνός” is probably formed from “μένος”. (Wecklein suggests that Sophocles here meant by it ‘unstable,’ ‘restless,’ as if it came from “μένω”.)— ὅπου: sc.ἐστί”: cp. 33.

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