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1055. When the persons are of different gender, the masculine prevails: ““ὡς εἶδε πατέρα τε καὶ μητέρα καὶ ἀδελφοὺς καὶ τὴν ἑαυτοῦ γυναῖκα αἰχμαλώτους γεγενημένους, ἐδάκρυ_σεwhen he saw that his father and mother and brothers and wife had been made prisoners of war, he burst into tearsX. C. 3.1.7.

a. But persons are sometimes regarded as things: ““ἔχω αὐτῶν καὶ τέκνα καὶ γυναῖκας φρουρούμεναI have their children and wives under guardX. A. 1.4.8.

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