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οὕνεκα in Poets before a vowel οὕνεκεν relat. Conj. for οὗ ἕνεκα

I.on which account, wherefore, Hom.
2.relative to τοὔνεκα, for that, because, Pind., Trag.
3.after certain Verbs, just like ὅτι, Lat. quod, that, i. e. the fact that, after εἰδέναι, νοεῖν, ἐρέειν, Od.; after ἴσθι, μαθεῖν, Soph.:—cf. ὁθούνεκα. prep. c. gen., equiv. to ἕνεκα, εἵνεκα, on account of, because of, Aesch., Soph.

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