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δυσπάρευνον: for the adj., compounded with a subst. akin in sense to λέκτρον, cp. O. T.518βίου ... μακραίωνος”, and above O. T., 756 n.

ἐνδατούμενος: cp. O. T.205 n.

τὸν Οἰνέως γάμον: the gen. is most simply explained by the fact that “γάμος” implies alliance: cp. Soph. Ph.77κῆδος Ἀδράστου λαβών”. Others understand, ‘the marriage granted to him by Oeneus,’ so that the constr, would be as with “δῶρον”.

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