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[333] ἱπποδάμων: knightly. ‘Horsetamers’ has indeed the same root (“δαμ”-), but has very different associations.

οἱ δὲ κτλ.: gives the result of the preceding clauses. Since the cry of battle had not been raised, and the strife was only just beginning, these were waiting.

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