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ἔρροι τ̓: the “τε” should properly. follow “αἰδώς”: cp. O. T. 258κυρῶ τ᾽ ἐγὼ” instead of “ἐγώ τε κυρῶ.

αἰδὼς is respect for those opinions and feelings of mankind which condemn wrong-doing; as εὐσέβεια is reverence for the gods. Cp. Od. 2. 65ἄλλους τ᾽ αἰδέσθητε περικτίονας ἀνθρώπους” | “οἳ περιναιετάουσι: θεῶν δ᾽ ὑποδείσατε μῆνιν”.


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