previous next

[119] 119-236. Glaucus and Diomed discover that their ancestors were bound by the ties of friendly hospitality. They exchange arms.

Γλαῦκος: one of the two leaders of the Lycians. From him the later kings of Lycia were said by Herodotus to derive their descent. Hdt. i. 147.

120 = “γ 159, Ψ” 814; cf. 5.244, 569.

ἐς μέσον: into the midst. — “μέσον” is used as a subst., like “τὸ μεταίχμιον”. cf. “ἐν καιρίῳ Δ” 185.

ἀμφοτέρων: i.e. of both armies.

συνίτην (“εἶμι”): sc. on chariots. cf. 232.

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 References (1 total)
  • Commentary references from this page (1):
hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: