Ὀλύμπιος: in the sing. always refers to Zeus, who was the special guardian of oaths and treaties. cf. “ΔιὸςὅρκιαΓ” 107.
οὐκἐτέλεσσεν: cf. “οὐκεἰῶ” 55. The neg. is closely connected with the verb. cf. “οὐκἀτέλεστον” 57, 168.—“Left unfulfilled,” sc. “ὅρκια”, without punishing the offenders in accordance with the imprecation of 3.298 ff.
Homer's Iliad, Books IV-VI. Thomas D. Seymour. Boston. Ginn and Company. 1891.
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