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mortuo. Gr. 391, 1. A, & S. 222, RL - 341. Munera. Gr. 363. A. & S. 204. Palmis. Gr. 414 4 A. & S. 247. 3.—342. Auditurum. Gr. 573; 577.. A. & S. 274, R. 6 (b). — 343. Adsternuntur = prostrate themselves upon; used reflexively, like the middle voice in Greek. - 344. Luna orbem; i. e. four months had passed, — 345. More. Gr. 414 2 A. & S. 249. II. -346. Quis. Gr. 187. 1. A. & S. 136, R. 2 Phaethusa; the feminine form of Phaethon.-347. Maxima; sc. natu. Gr. 168. 3. A. & S. 126, R. 1. Vellet. Gr. 518. II. L A. & S. 263, R. 2. Terrae. Gr. 424. 3. 2), A. & S. 221, R. 3 (4). Some critics make it a dative. Gr. 384. 2. 1). A. & S. 225. IV., R, 2. 348. Diriguisse. Gr. 551. III. A. & S. 273, N. 7. — 349. Lampetie; from a Greek verb, meaning to shine, - 350. Tertia; Her name was Phoebe; or, according to some authorities, Aegle, or Pasiphaë. Pararet. See on vellet, v. 347. — 351. Teneri; sc. dolet. See on v. 348. 352. Ramos. Gr. 362. A. & S. 210.-353. Ea. Gr. 371. 3. 1). A. & S. 232 (2). —356. Gr. 486. II. A. & S. 260, R. 5. Trahat. Gr. 486. III. 260. II. Impetus impulse. 357. Eat. Gr. 509. 261, 2. So jungat.—358. Truncis. Gr. 425. or 251. So manibus, next line. - 361. Parce Novissima = the last. — 364. Stillata; here passive. Sole, Gr. 414. 2. 2). A. & S. 248. II.—365. Electra = amber. Amnis; i, e. the Eridanus. 366. Nuribus

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Gestanda to be worn; i. e. as necklaces, bracelets, etc. 367. Monstro prodigy. See on v. 338. Proles Stheneleia = the son of Stheneleus. Cygnus; or Cycnus, as often written.-369. Mente. Gr. 429. A. & S. 250. I. Propior; sc. tibi. — 370. Ligurum; in the northwestern part of Italy. -371. Imperio. Gr. 431. A. & S. 257.—372. Sororibus = by his sisters; who had been transform. ed into trees, as just related.—373. Viro. Gr. 398. 5. A. & S. 211, R. 5 (1). — 374. Dissimulant=obtegunt, celant. — 375. Junctura a web; i, e. the skin between the toes of the swan.-376. Os; accusative. Rostrum; nominative. — 377. Jovi = aëri, as. often. Cf. Virg. G. L. 418; II. 419, and Hor. C. I. 1. 25. — 378. Ignis=fulminis. Gr. 399. 2. 2). A. & S. 213, R. 1 (3). — 380. Colat. Gr. 500. I. A. & S. 264. 5. Flammis. Gr. 391. 1. A. & S. 222, R. 381. Squalidus clothed in mourning; sorrowing. — 382. Decoris. See on v. 378. Deficit. Gr. 518. 3. A. & S. 263. 5. Deficit orbem is eclipsed; literally, forsakes (or, fails) the world— 384. Luctibus. See on v. 338.385. Officiumque negat= and refuses his service. 387. Mihi. Gr. 388. II. A. & S. 225. IL Laborum. Gr. 410. III. A. & S. 215.388. Agat. Gr. 488. II. A. & S. 260, R. 6. So in v. 390. -389. Est. See on tenuit,

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v. 338. Posse. Gr. 545. 2. 1) A. & S. 239, R. 2.-391. Or. batura patres; a bitter sarcasm. Ponat. Gr. 491. A. & S. 262, and R. 1. 393. Meruisse; sc. eum. Gr. 545. 2. 3); 453. 2. A. & S. 206 (4). Rexerit. Gr. 501. I. A. & S. 264. 1. — -395. Velit. Gr. 492. 3. A. & S. 262. The neve serves to connect circumstant with rogant, and rogant with velit ; and they beg that he will not, etc. Rebus. See on v. 307. So precibus, v. 397. — 396. Voce. Gr. 414. 3. A. & S. 247. regis.398. Terrore. Gr. 414. 2. A. & S. 247. I.- - 399. Dolens propter dolorem. Stimulo et verbere. Gr. 414. 4. A. & S. 247. 3.-400. Natum; i. e. mortem nati. Illis. See on v. 307.

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THE STORY OF CADMUS AND THE DRAGON. [vv. 1-130.] 1. Deus Jupiter, who, under the disguise of a bull, had carried Europa, the daughter of Agenor, king of Phoenicia, from her native country to Crete. Imagine. Gr. 431. A. & S. 257. So orbe, v. 6. -2 Se; sc. esse Jovem. Dictaea Cretan; from the mountain Dicte, on which Jupiter was said to have been brought up, whence his surname, Dictaeus.-3. Pater = Agenor. Ignarus; i. e. igno. rant of the fate of Europa, to whom raptam refers. Cadmo= Cadmus, son of Agenor. Gr. 385. A. & S. 223, R. 2.-4. Imperat. Gr. 467. III.; 518. 3. A. & S. 145. I. 3; 263. 5. Invenerit is the fut. perf.-5. Facto. Gr. 429. A. & S. 250. 1. Pius; i e. in filiam. Sceleratus; (crudelis) in filium. - 6. Pos sit. Gr. 486. II. A. & S. 260, R. 5. — 8. Agenorides. Gr. 316. A. & S. 100. I. - 9. Sit... habitanda. Gr. 229; 525. A. & S. 162. 15; 265.-10. Tibi. Gr. 386. A. & S. 224. Solis = solitariis, desertis.-11. Aratri. See on decoris, II. 382.-12. Hao duce. Gr. 431. A. & S. 257, R. 7 (a) and (6). Carpe vias take your way. Herba. Gr. 422. 1. 2). A. & 254, R. 3. — 13. Fac condas See that you build. Gr. 493. 2. A. & S. 262, R. 4. -14. Castalio . . . antro; i. e. the cave in Mount Parnasus which was the seat of the Delphic oracle, and which Ovid here calls Castalian, from the neighboring fount of that name, sacred to Apollo and the Muses. Gr. 422. 2. A. & S. 255, R. 3 (b).-16. Cervice. See on herba, v. 12. 17. Presso: = tardo. Cf. Livy, XXVIII. 14: Hispanos presso gradu incedere jubet. — Auctorem. Gr. 363.

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