previous next

[452] “κατ̓ ὄρεσφι [ὀρῶν]”: down from the mountains. For the form “ὄρεσφι”, see § 15 “α”. — cf. “ὡς δ᾽ ὁπότε πλήθων ποταμὸς πεδίονδε κάτεισινͅ χειμάρρους κατ̓ ὄρεσφιν, ὀπαζόμενος Διὸς ὄμβρῳ Λ” 492 f., aut rapidus montano flumine torrens| sternitagros, sternit sata lateta boumque labores| . . . stupet inscius alto| accipiens sonitum saxi de vertice pastor Verg. Aen. ii. 305 ff., ubi decursu rapido de mon tibus altis| dant sonitum spumosi amnes et in aequora currunt ib. xii. 523 f.

Creative Commons License
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.

hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: