This text is part of:
Table of Contents:
§ 41. Suppose that some one were to bring an action of ξενία (alien birth) against him; what could he plead, but that he had been made a citizen by an arbitrator's decision? ξενίας See Or. 39 § 18. διομνύμενος There is an allusion to the double oath of both plaintiff and defendant, called διωμοσία. But the meaning here is merely ‘on his oath.’ ἢ διότι for ἢ ὅτι. The Attic Orators (esp. Isocrates) often prefer διότι to ὅτι when a hiatus is thereby avoided. Isocr. Paneg. § 48 n. S.] ὀμοσάσης See Or. 39 § 4.
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.