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[152] δενδρέῳ: a trochee. For the synizesis, cf. “Α 15, Β” 651; see § 7 d.

λειριόεσσαν: from “λείριον”, lily-like, i.e. tender and delicate like the color of the lily; “ἀπὸ τῶν ὁρωμένων ἐπὶ τὰ ἀκουόμενα” Schol. B. cf. “ἵεσαν” (sc. “Σειρῆνες”) “ἐκ στομάτων ὄπα λείριον” Apoll. Rhod. iv. 901.

ἱεῖσιν: from “ἵημι”, see § 34 e.

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