αὐθαίμων: nom. for voc., like “ὦ τλάμων” (O.C. 185). This adj., found only here,=“ὅμαιμος, ὁμαίμων” ( O. C.330 n.), “αὐθόμαιμος” (ib. 335), as denoting the fraternal tie. But “αὔθαιμος”, as used in O.C. 1078, is merely ‘kinsman.’—It is as the son of Zeus that he invokes Hades.
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