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19 results for "erinyes"
1. Homer, Iliad, 3.278-3.279, 19.259-19.260 (8th cent. BCE - 7th cent. BCE)  Tagged with subjects: •erinyes, oaths invoking Found in books: Sommerstein and Torrance (2014), Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece, 296
3.278. / Then in their midst Agamemnon lifted up his hands and prayed aloud:Father Zeus, that rulest from Ida, most glorious, most great, and thou Sun, that beholdest all things and hearest all things, and ye rivers and thou earth, and ye that in the world below take vengeance on men that are done with life, whosoever hath sworn a false oath; 3.279. / Then in their midst Agamemnon lifted up his hands and prayed aloud:Father Zeus, that rulest from Ida, most glorious, most great, and thou Sun, that beholdest all things and hearest all things, and ye rivers and thou earth, and ye that in the world below take vengeance on men that are done with life, whosoever hath sworn a false oath; 19.259. / made prayer to Zeus; and all the Argives sat thereby in silence, hearkening as was meet unto the king. And he spake in prayer, with a look up to the wide heaven:Be Zeus my witness first, highest and best of gods, and Earth and Sun, and the Erinyes, that under earth 19.260. / take vengeance on men, whosoever hath sworn a false oath, that never laid I hand upon the girl Briseis either by way of a lover's embrace or anywise else, but she ever abode untouched in my huts. And if aught of this oath be false, may the gods give me woes
2. Aeschylus, Agamemnon, 1431-1434, 1436, 1435 (6th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)  Tagged with subjects: •nan Found in books: Sommerstein and Torrance (2014), Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece, 120, 296, 324
1435. ἕως ἂν αἴθῃ πῦρ ἐφʼ ἑστίας ἐμῆς 1435. So long as on my hearth there burns a fire,
3. Aeschylus, Seven Against Thebes, 43-48, 42 (6th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)  Tagged with subjects: •nan Found in books: Sommerstein and Torrance (2014), Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece, 120
42. ἄνδρες γὰρ ἑπτά, θούριοι λοχαγέται,
4. Euripides, Medea, 1059 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)  Tagged with subjects: •erinyes, oaths invoking Found in books: Sommerstein and Torrance (2014), Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece, 296
5. Euripides, Iphigenia At Aulis, 948-950, 952-954, 951 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)  Tagged with subjects: •nan Found in books: Sommerstein and Torrance (2014), Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece, 324
6. Euripides, Cyclops, 262-267, 269, 268 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)  Tagged with subjects: •nan Found in books: Sommerstein and Torrance (2014), Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece, 324
268. ξένοισι χρήματ'. ἢ κακῶς οὗτοι κακοὶ
7. Aristophanes, Wasps, 1474 (5th cent. BCE - 4th cent. BCE)  Tagged with subjects: •erinyes, oaths invoking Found in books: Sommerstein and Torrance (2014), Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece, 324
1474. νὴ τὸν Διόνυσον ἄπορά γ' ἡμῖν πράγματα
8. Sophocles, Electra, 417-420, 422-423, 881-882, 421 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)  Tagged with subjects: •nan Found in books: Sommerstein and Torrance (2014), Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece, 324
9. Aristophanes, The Rich Man, 1067, 1069, 1068 (5th cent. BCE - 4th cent. BCE)  Tagged with subjects: •nan Found in books: Sommerstein and Torrance (2014), Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece, 324
1068. ἐφάπτεταί σου λανθάνειν δοκῶν ἐμέ.
10. Aristophanes, Clouds, 519, 773 (5th cent. BCE - 4th cent. BCE)  Tagged with subjects: •nan Found in books: Sommerstein and Torrance (2014), Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece, 324
773. σοφῶς γε νὴ τὰς Χάριτας. οἴμ' ὡς ἥδομαι
11. Aristophanes, Lysistrata, 855-858, 939, 554 (5th cent. BCE - 4th cent. BCE)  Tagged with subjects: •nan Found in books: Sommerstein and Torrance (2014), Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece, 324
554. οἶμαί ποτε Λυσιμάχας ἡμᾶς ἐν τοῖς ̔́Ελλησι καλεῖσθαι.
12. Aristophanes, Women of The Assembly, 1000, 1008, 380-397, 428-454, 981, 999, 427 (5th cent. BCE - 4th cent. BCE)  Tagged with subjects: •nan Found in books: Sommerstein and Torrance (2014), Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece, 324
427. μετὰ τοῦτο τοίνυν εὐπρεπὴς νεανίας
13. Aristophanes, Birds, 1237, 1614, 194, 525-538, 630-635, 1236 (5th cent. BCE - 4th cent. BCE)  Tagged with subjects: •nan Found in books: Sommerstein and Torrance (2014), Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece, 324
1236. ὄρνιθες ἀνθρώποισι νῦν εἰσιν θεοί,
14. Aristophanes, The Women Celebrating The Thesmophoria, 254 (5th cent. BCE - 4th cent. BCE)  Tagged with subjects: •erinyes, oaths invoking Found in books: Sommerstein and Torrance (2014), Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece, 324
15. Plato, Gorgias, None (5th cent. BCE - 4th cent. BCE)  Tagged with subjects: •erinyes, oaths invoking Found in books: Sommerstein and Torrance (2014), Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece, 324
489e. ΚΑΛ. εἰρωνεύῃ, ὦ Σώκρατες. ΣΩ. μὰ τὸν Ζῆθον, ὦ Καλλίκλεις, ᾧ σὺ χρώμενος πολλὰ νυνδὴ εἰρωνεύου πρός με· ἀλλʼ ἴθι εἰπέ, τίνας λέγεις τοὺς βελτίους εἶναι; ΚΑΛ. τοὺς ἀμείνους ἔγωγε. ΣΩ. ὁρᾷς ἄρα ὅτι σὺ αὐτὸς ὀνόματα λέγεις, δηλοῖς δὲ οὐδέν; οὐκ ἐρεῖς, τοὺς βελτίους καὶ κρείττους πότερον τοὺς φρονιμωτέρους λέγεις ἢ ἄλλους τινάς; ΚΑΛ. ἀλλὰ ναὶ μὰ Δία τούτους λέγω, καὶ σφόδρα γε. 489e. Call. You are sarcastic, Socrates. Soc. No, by Zethus, Callicles, whom you made use of just now for aiming a good deal of sarcasm at me: but come, tell us whom you mean by the better. Call. I mean the more excellent. Soc. So you see, you are uttering mere words yourself, and explaining nothing. Will you not tell us whether by the better and superior you mean the wiser, or some other sort? Call. Why, to be sure, I mean those, and very much so.
16. Xenarchus Comicus, Fragments, None (4th cent. BCE - 4th cent. BCE)  Tagged with subjects: •erinyes, oaths invoking Found in books: Sommerstein and Torrance (2014), Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece, 324
17. Aelius Aristidesthe Isthmian Oration, The Isthmian Oration Regarding Poseidon, None (2nd cent. CE - 2nd cent. CE)  Tagged with subjects: •erinyes, oaths invoking Found in books: Sommerstein and Torrance (2014), Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece, 120
18. Aelius Aristides, The Isthmian Oration: Regarding Poseidon, None (2nd cent. CE - 2nd cent. CE)  Tagged with subjects: •erinyes, oaths invoking Found in books: Sommerstein and Torrance (2014), Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece, 120
19. Various, Comica Adespota, 1062.12  Tagged with subjects: •erinyes, oaths invoking Found in books: Sommerstein and Torrance (2014), Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece, 324