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αὐτόπαιδι: schol. “γνησίῳ παιδί”: cp. “αὐτανέψιος.—ὀρθῶς”, i.e., at the due moment (cp. 173): “ὀρθός” is oft. thus said of oracles coming true: O. T.853: O. C.1424: Ant.1178.

ἔμπεδα, without fail: cp. 487.

κατουρίζει, intrans., are coming into haven before a fair wind: schol. “ὥσπερ οὐρίῳ πνεύματι προσορμεῖ ἡμῖν κατ᾽ ὀρθὸν ἀνυόμενα”. This compound does not occur elsewhere: but cp. Ar. Th.1226τρέχε νυν κατὰ τοὺς κόρακας ἐπουρίσας”.

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