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[513] Ille, Aeneas. ‘Talon’ and ‘Tanaim’ are suspected by Heyne, perhaps rightly, as having nothing Latin about them. Virg. does not often use the Greek ending in personal names of the second decl.: the only instances being apparently “Mnasylos” E. 6. 13, “Epeos” A. 2. 264, “ScorpiosG. 1. 35, “LageosG. 2. 93, and in acc. “Tityon” A. 6. 595, “Arcton” G. 1. 138. (Wagn. Q. V. 4. For the ending in ‘im’ see ib. 3.)

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