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160. Other prepositions than “ὑπό” are sometimes used with special verbs and in special authors.

ἐκ”, out of, often in poetry and in Herodotus; in Attic prose with the notion of emanation from a source.

ANTIPHON, 2 “δ” 1: “τῶν ἐξ ἐμοῦ πραχθέντων”.

PLATO, Theaet. 171B:ἐξ ἁπάντων . . . ἀμφισβητήσεται”.

XEN. An. 1.1.6: “πόλεις . . . ἐκ βασιλέως δεδομέναι”, Cities a gift of the king's.

THUC.1.20.2:ἐκ τῶν ξυνειδότων σφίσιν Ἱππίᾳ μεμηνῦσθαι”, “That information had been conveyed to Hippias from the body of their fellow-conspirators.”—Shilleto.

HDT.3.62:τὰ ἐντεταλμένα ἐκ τοῦ Μάγου”, The orders given of, by the Magus.

HOM. Il. 2.668-9: “ἐφίληθεν” | “ἐκ Διός”, They were loved of Zeus.

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