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Ἀριστεὺς—ὁ Ἀδειμάντου, Herod. VII. 137. Herod. digresses to tell the story of this embassy, and mentions Aristeus, Aneristus, and Nicolaus. Πρατόδαμος—see not. crit. Mss. often Atticise un-Attic names. ἰδίᾳ—probably he represented the philo. Lacoman party at Argos; the city was neutral, c. 9, 2. Σιτάλκην—c. 29. στρατεῦσαι ἐπὶ— ‘send an army to relieve.’ ἦν ... πολιορκοῦν—c. 12, 2. ἦν = versabatur, ‘was engaged.’ δι᾽ ἐκείνου—‘with his aid.’ Φαρνάκην—satrap of Dascylium, the N. satrapy of Asia Minor, Sardis being the S. satrapy. ἀναπέμψειν—‘escort inland’; cf. ἀναβαίνειν.
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