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[412] The first hemistich is found also 3.298.—The different attributes are given without conjunctions, see § 2 l.—For the most freq. form of invocation of Zeus, see 3.276.—The elated tone of the prayer, results from the king's infatuation by the dream, cf. vs. 37 ff.

κελαινεφές: (for “κελαινονεφες”), since he appears in the dark thunder-cloud.

αἰθέρι: cf. 1.44, 195.

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