previous next

debitus, ‘doomed,’ an emendation of Bentley for the MS. deditus which is retained by Merkel. Cf. 54, Hor. C. I. xiv. 16. [The conjecture cannot be thought certain. See my note on Ibis 30, and Birt on Halieut. p. 31. R. E.]

iam tum, even before the sea became his home.

exercebar in, ‘busied myself with,’ as a fisherman.

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License.

An XML version of this text is available for download, with the additional restriction that you offer Perseus any modifications you make. Perseus provides credit for all accepted changes, storing new additions in a versioning system.

hide References (1 total)
  • Commentary references from this page (1):
    • Ovid, Metamorphoses, 13.54
hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: