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[232] καί ῥα: and so, proceeding to the details of “κοιρανέοντα”.

οὓς μὲν σπεύδοντας: contrasted with “οὓς αὖ μεθιέντας” 240. The contrast of the partics. is strengthened by their position before the verse-pause.

ἴδοι: ‘iterative’ optative. See G. 233; H. 914 “Β”; cf. 240, “Β 188, Κ” 489. This corresponds to the ‘iterative’ impf. “θαρσύνεσκε” 233 (§ 36).

ταχυπώλων: a standing epithet of the “Δαναοί”, as “ἱππόδαμοι” is of the “Τρῶες”.

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