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Aeschylus, Libation-Bearers, 1027


κτανεῖν τέ φημι μητέρʼ οὐκ ἄνευ δίκηςBut while I am still in my senses, I proclaim to those who hold me dear and declare that not without justice did I slay my mother, the unclean murderess of my father, and a thing loathed by the gods. And for the spells that gave me the courage for this deed I count Loxias, the prophet of Pytho


Intertexts (texts cited often on the same page as the searched text):

7 results
1. Homer, Odyssey, 11.422 (8th cent. BCE - 7th cent. BCE)

2. Aeschylus, Agamemnon, 1101-1102, 1428, 1100 (6th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

1100. ἰὼ πόποι, τί ποτε μήδεται; 1100. Ah, gods, what ever does she meditate? 1100. What this new anguish great?
3. Aeschylus, Libation-Bearers, 1024-1025, 1028, 1046-1061, 1063, 1065-1076, 144, 462, 973, 987-989, 994-996, 1017 (6th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

1017. ἄζηλα νίκης τῆσδʼ ἔχων μιάσματα. Χορός
4. Aeschylus, Eumenides, 1034-1035, 1039-1043, 312-320, 468, 612-613, 1033 (6th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

1033. Νυκτὸς παῖδες ἄπαιδες, ὑπʼ εὔφρονι πομπᾷ, Προπομποί
5. Euripides, Orestes, 1333-1343, 1625-1665, 283-293, 380-467, 1332 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

1332. Yes, a suppliant cried out as he fell at Helen’s knees— Hermione
6. Epigraphy, Lss, 115

7. Epigraphy, Seg, 9.72



Subjects of this text:

subject book bibliographic info
aegisthus Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 144, 145
aeschylus, erinyes in Meinel, Pollution and Crisis in Greek Tragedy (2015) 124, 138
aeschylus, priestesses Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 222
aeschylus Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 133, 144, 145, 164
agamemnon Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 133, 145
apollo Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 133, 144, 145, 222
areopagus, homicide court Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 133, 222
areopagus Meinel, Pollution and Crisis in Greek Tragedy (2015) 118
argos Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 144, 222
athena Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 133
athens Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 133, 145, 164
blood, and miasma Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 145
blood, and pollution Meinel, Pollution and Crisis in Greek Tragedy (2015) 125
blood, shedding of Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 133
clytemnestra, and dike Meinel, Pollution and Crisis in Greek Tragedy (2015) 118
conscience Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 222
dike, and evaluation Meinel, Pollution and Crisis in Greek Tragedy (2015) 118
dike, and pollution Meinel, Pollution and Crisis in Greek Tragedy (2015) 124, 125
dike, between revenge justice and wider justice Meinel, Pollution and Crisis in Greek Tragedy (2015) 124, 125
draco, and dike Meinel, Pollution and Crisis in Greek Tragedy (2015) 118
erinyes, in aeschylus Meinel, Pollution and Crisis in Greek Tragedy (2015) 124, 138
euphemia, and being euphron Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 164
euphemia, in aeschylus Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 133
euphron, euphrosyne Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 164
euthyphron Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 164
exile Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 144, 222
goldhill, simon Meinel, Pollution and Crisis in Greek Tragedy (2015) 125
homicide, intentional Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 144
homicide, justifiable Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 144
homicide law, athenian Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 133, 144, 164
justice, and erinyes/semnai/in the oresteia Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 164
justice, matricide Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 144
justice, retributive Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 133
katharmos Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 145
kin-killing Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 222
madness, in the oresteia Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 133, 144, 145
madness, in the orestes Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 222
matricide, (un)just Meinel, Pollution and Crisis in Greek Tragedy (2015) 118, 124, 125
matricide, and pursuit by erinyes Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 144, 145, 164
matricide, resulting in pollution Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 222
menelaus Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 222
ololyge Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 164
orestes, and dike Meinel, Pollution and Crisis in Greek Tragedy (2015) 118, 124, 125
orestes, purity in athens Meinel, Pollution and Crisis in Greek Tragedy (2015) 138
orestes Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 133, 144, 145, 164, 222
pema/pama Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 145
phren/phrenes, seat of purity/impurity, in the oresteia Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 144, 164
pollution, and dike Meinel, Pollution and Crisis in Greek Tragedy (2015) 124, 125
pollution, and guilt Meinel, Pollution and Crisis in Greek Tragedy (2015) 125
pollution, external Meinel, Pollution and Crisis in Greek Tragedy (2015) 125
pollution, metaphysical, and killing Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 133
purification, as precondition for release Meinel, Pollution and Crisis in Greek Tragedy (2015) 138
pylades Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 222
release (of orestes), purification rejected Meinel, Pollution and Crisis in Greek Tragedy (2015) 138
sacrifice, animal, human, of iphigenia in the agamemnon Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 133, 145
salvation, semnai theai Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 133, 164
selinous Meinel, Pollution and Crisis in Greek Tragedy (2015) 138
supplication, and purification of homicide Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 222
supplication, in the eumenides Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 133
supplication, in the orestes Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 222
supplication Meinel, Pollution and Crisis in Greek Tragedy (2015) 138
synesis/syneidesis/syneidos Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 222
transmigration, in empedocles, sparta Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 222
tyrants, killing of' Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 144