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263. Th2 ὰAπticle with τε serves as a Relative. n accordance ςwwith the use of τε in Homer (ἡ 332) ὅ τε expresses a constant or yeneraί characteristic, but only of a d ῃfππite Antecedent : as- Il. 6. 112 κτορι Πριαμίδῃ, τόν τε στυγέουσι καὶ ἄλλοι. 1 5. 621 κύματά τε τροφόεντα, τά τε προσερεύγεται αὐτήν. Od. 18. 273 οὐλομένης ἐμέθεν, τῆς τε Σεὺς ὄλβον ἀπηύρα. It is especially used in similes (where a (γρίcat case is described), as Π. 13- 390 πίτυς βλωθρὴ τήν τ οὔρεσι κτλ.: ll. 5. 783, 11. 554o 12. 145, 13- 571, 15. 581, 23. 712, 8xc.