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αὖ, as at 732 ff., 782 ff.

τὸν ἄνω κύκλον, the vault of the sky (“τὸν κύκλον πάντα τοῦ οὐρανοῦ”, Her. 1. 131): cp. Au. 1715 “ὀσμὴ δ᾽ ἀνωνόμαστος ἐς βάθος κύκλου” | “χωρεῖ”.—Not, ‘the orb of the sun’ (“ἡλίου κύκλος”, Ant. 416, fr. 668).

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    • Herodotus, Histories, 1.131
    • Sophocles, Antigone, 416
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