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[694] ἐκ μηροῦ: forth from his thigh. Const. with “ὦσε θύραζε”. The spearpoint had passed through the leg, and a violent wrench was needed to extract it by a single pull, which would cause less protracted suffering.

θύραζε: has entirely lost its original meaning.

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