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τοιαῦτα δ̓: “δέ” introduces an objection, as in O. T.379(n.).

οἴκοι, fig.: cp. Eur. Tro.647τὸν δὲ νοῦν διδάσκαλον” | “οἴκοθεν ἔχουσα χρηστόν”. So Lat. domi (Plaut. Miles 194, with Tyrrell's note). In Her.7. 152τὰ οἰκήια κακά” (‘the troubles that they have at home’) is similarly figurative.

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    • Euripides, Trojan Women, 647
    • Herodotus, Histories, 7.152
    • Sophocles, Oedipus Tyrannus, 379
    • Plautus, Miles Gloriosus, 2.2
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