κύνες ὥς: for the order of words and the ‘quantity’ of the last syllable of “κύνες”, cf. “Δ 471, 482. — ἀμφὶ λέοντα”: about a lion, around which men form a circle at a distance but they do not dare attack him. cf. “ἀμφὶ δὲ τόν γε” (i.e. “λέοντα”) “κύνες τ᾽ ἄνδρες τε νομῆεςι πολλὰ μάλ̓ ἰύζουσιν” (shout) “ἀπόπροθεν οὐδ᾽ ἐθέλουσινͅ ἀντίον ἐλθέμεναι . . . ὣς τῶν οὔ τινι θυμὸς ἐτόλμᾳ ἀντίον ἐλθέμεναι Μενελάου Ρ” 65 ff.
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