cf. 3.275.τοῖσιν: for them, as vs. 68, 247. μεγάλα: loudly, cf. “πολλά” v. 35. χεῖρας ἀνασχών: the palms were extended towards the gods, the usual attitude in prayer, as is shown by works of art; cf. v. 351, 3.318. So also among the Hebrews; cf. ‘And it came to pass, when Moses held up his hand, that Israel prevailed; and when he let down his hand, Amalek prevailed,’ Exodus xvii. 11.
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