251-421. Agamemnon visits the several divisions of his army. Five corps are enumerated: I. Idomeneus, 251271; II. The Ajaxes, 272-291; III. Nestor, 292-325; IV. Menestheus and Odysseus, 326-363; V. Diomed and Sthenelus, 364-418.ἐπὶ Κρήτεσσι: at the Cretans, i.e. to the place where the Cretans were. cf. 273.—The Cretans stood in the line on the right of the Lacedaemonians (Menelaus), and on the left of the Salaminians (Ajax). cf. 3.230, where Idomeneus is noticed immediately after Ajax. οὐλαμόν: connected with “εἴλω” press, throng, and like it with initial Ϝ.
This text is part of:
Table of Contents:
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License.
An XML version of this text is available for download, with the additional restriction that you offer Perseus any modifications you make. Perseus provides credit for all accepted changes, storing new additions in a versioning system.