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ἱερῶν οἵων, gen. of price.— ἐπί μοι, lit., ‘in my case’: Ph.1384λέγεις δ᾽ Ἀτρείδαις ὄφελος ᾿π᾽ ἐμοὶ τόδε”; Others explain, ‘against me,’ ‘to my hurt’; but this suits the irony less well.— The MS. ἠνύσω has been altered by many recent edd. to ἤνυσας: but the proper force of the midd., ‘to obtain,’ ‘win’ ( Plut. 196 etc.), seems fitting here, since the sacrificial altars may be said to have earned the recompense given by Zeus. ἤνυσας would be simply, ‘hast effected.’

Ζεῦ at the end of the sentence: Ph.1139 n

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