14 = 2.785.
15 = “Ε 14, 630, 850, Ζ 121, Λ 232, Ν 604, Π 462, Υ 176, Φ 148, Χ 248, Υ” 816. A formula which, in close connection with what has preceded, introduces the single combat of two warriors.
σχεδὸνἦσαν: were near each other. For the use of the adv., see on 1.416.
ἐπ̓ἀλλήλοισιν: const. with “ἰόντες”. For “ἐπί” in hostile sense, cf. v. 132; see on 1.382.
Homer's Iliad, Books I-III. Thomas D. Seymour. Boston. Ginn and Company. 1891.
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