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νὺξ, because the banquet was prolonged into the night; cp. Od. 7. 102φαίνοντες νύκτας κατὰ δώματα δαιτυμόνεσσι.

δείπνων, a poet. plur. ( Tr. 268δείπνοις”), like “γάμοι” ( Ant. 575), “αὐλαί” ( Tr. 901).

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    • Homer, Odyssey, 7.102
    • Sophocles, Antigone, 575
    • Sophocles, Trachiniae, 268
    • Sophocles, Trachiniae, 901
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