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[593] ἐν Λήμνῳ: for the dat. of rest after a verb of motion, cf. 3.89; see G. 191, N. 6; H. 788. Hephaestus had his workshop on Olympus, 18.369 ff., but Lemnos was considered his island, —a belief to which the volcanic mountain Mosychlos gave rise.

θυμός: anima.—At another time, apparently when an infant, Hephaestus was cast out of heaven by his mother, and saved by Thetis, 18.395 ff.—cf. ‘Nor was his name unheard or unador'd | In ancient Greece; and in Ausonian land | Men call'd him Mulciber; and how he fell | From heaven they fabled, thrown by angry Jove | Sheer o'er the crystal battlements; from morn | To noon he fell, from noon to dewy eve, | A summer's day; and with the setting sun | Dropt from the zenith like a falling star, | On Lemnos, the Aegean isle.’ Milton Par. Lost i. 740 ff.

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