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οἱ κατ᾽ οἶκον, here=“οἱ οἰκέται”, as in Tr. 934τῶν κατ᾽ οἶκον”. In Aesch. Cho. 749 ff. it is a domestic, the “τροφός”, who dwells on her care for the infancy of Orestes. ἦσαν, sc.τροφοί.

ἀλλ᾽ ἐγὼ τροφός, sc.”. [Not, “ἐγὼ” (“μὲν”) “τροφός, ἐγὼ δ᾽ ἀδελφὴ..προσηυδώμην”.]

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    • Aeschylus, Libation Bearers, 749
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