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Euripides, Alcestis, 743


nanAnd if he punish her, and for the future she exercise self-control, she shall find me do the like; but if he storm, I’ll storm as well; and Paley’s suggestion to omit this line as possibly spurious owing to the repetition of ἀντιλήψεται , and to read θυμουμένη in the preceding line, would clear up the ambiguity as to whether Andromache or Neoptolemus is meant as the subject of ἠ σώφρων . every act of mine shall be a reflex of his own. As for thy babbling, I can bear it easily;


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1. Homer, Odyssey, 11.12-11.224 (8th cent. BCE - 7th cent. BCE)

2. Aeschylus, Libation-Bearers, 139, 332, 399, 1063 (6th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

1063. ἀλλʼ εὐτυχοίης, καί σʼ ἐποπτεύων πρόφρων 1063. Then may blessings go with you, and may the god watch benevolently over you and guard you with favorable fortunes!
3. Aeschylus, Persians, 624-651, 623 (6th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

623. βασίλεια γύναι, πρέσβος Πέρσαις 623. Royal lady, august queen of the Persians, pour these libations down to the chambers of the earth
4. Aeschylus, Suppliant Women, 216, 348-353, 1 (6th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

1. Ζεὺς μὲν ἀφίκτωρ ἐπίδοι προφρόνως 1. May Zeus who guards suppliants look graciously upon our company, which boarded a ship and put to sea from the outlets of the fine sand of the
5. Euripides, Alcestis, 426-429, 611-612, 614-635, 744, 862-863, 866-867, 869-871, 897-902, 911, 916-919, 922, 926-928, 425 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

425. Ho! sirrahs, catch me this woman; hold her fast; for ’tis no welcome story she will have to hear. It was to make thee leave the holy altar of the goddess that I held thy child’s death before thy eyes, and so induced thee to give thyself up to me to die.
6. Euripides, Andromache, 1117-1172, 1176, 1187, 1211, 1218, 1226-1242, 1263-1270, 1116 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

1116. εἷς ἦν ἁπάντων τῶνδε μηχανορράφος.
7. Euripides, Bacchae, 1217-1226, 1285, 1300-1329, 1216 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

1216. ἕπεσθέ μοι φέροντες ἄθλιον βάρος 1216. Follow me, carrying the miserable burden of Pentheus, follow me, slaves, before the house; exhausted from countless searches, I am bringing his body, for I discovered it in the folds of Kithairon
8. Euripides, Electra, 1277-1280, 1276 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

1276. σοὶ μὲν τάδ' εἶπον: τόνδε δ' Αἰγίσθου νέκυν
9. Euripides, Hecuba, 1288, 25-50, 610, 616, 675, 678-680, 684-732, 894-897, 1287 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

1287. ̔Εκάβη, σὺ δ', ὦ τάλαινα, διπτύχους νεκροὺς
10. Euripides, Helen, 1243, 1260, 1291-1300, 1390-1395, 1400, 1408, 1419, 1528, 1542-1604, 1240 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

1240. τί δ'; ἔστ' ἀπόντων τύμβος; ἢ θάψεις σκιάν; 1240. What? Is there a tomb for the absent? Or will you bury a shadow? Helen
11. Euripides, Children of Heracles, 1027-1045, 1159-1162, 1026 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

1026. rend= Bury my body after death in its destined grave in front of the shrine of the virgin goddess Pallas. at Pallene. And I will be thy friend and guardian of thy city for ever, where I lie buried in a foreign soil, but a bitter foe to these children’s descendants, whensoe’er Referring to invasions by the Peloponnesians, descendants of the Heracleidae. with gathered host they come against this land, traitors to your kindness now; such are the strangers ye have championed. Why then came I hither, if I knew all this, instead of regarding the god’s oracle? Because I thought, that Hera was mightier far than any oracle, and would not betray me. Waste no drink-offering on my tomb, nor spill the victim’s blood; for I will requite them for my treatment here with a journey they shall rue; and ye shall have double gain from me, for I will help you and harm them by my death. Alcmena 1026. Slay me, I do not ask thee for mercy; yet since this city let me go and shrunk from slaying me, I will reward it with an old oracle of Loxias, which in time will benefit them more than doth appear.
12. Euripides, Hercules Furens, 1359-1366, 1358 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

13. Euripides, Medea, 1378-1383, 1377 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

1377. Give up to me those dead, to bury and lament Medea
14. Euripides, Orestes, 1431-1436, 97-99, 114 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

15. Euripides, Phoenician Women, 1486-1529, 1485 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

1485. I do not veil my tender cheek shaded with curls, nor do I feel shame, from maiden modesty, at the dark red beneath my eyes, the blush upon my face, as I hurry on, in bacchic revelry for the dead
16. Euripides, Suppliant Women, 755-759, 778-836, 841-843, 846-931, 934-935, 950-954, 754 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

754. Are ye bringing the bodies, for the which the strife arose? Messenger
17. Euripides, Trojan Women, 1134-1146, 1156-1206, 1240-1245, 1248-1250, 735-739, 1133 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

18. Sophocles, Electra, 1380, 1376 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)



Subjects of this text:

subject book bibliographic info
address, hymnic Meister, Greek Praise Poetry and the Rhetoric of Divinity (2019) 144
aetiology Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 834
alcestis Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 834
andromache Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 834
aoroi Riess, Performing interpersonal violence: court, curse, and comedy in fourth-century BCE Athens (2012) 212
argos, argive Meister, Greek Praise Poetry and the Rhetoric of Divinity (2019) 144
athens Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 834
children of heracles (heraclidae) Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 834
chorus, cf. choregia, choregos Riess, Performing interpersonal violence: court, curse, and comedy in fourth-century BCE Athens (2012) 212
daimon Riess, Performing interpersonal violence: court, curse, and comedy in fourth-century BCE Athens (2012) 212
danaids Meister, Greek Praise Poetry and the Rhetoric of Divinity (2019) 144
danaus Meister, Greek Praise Poetry and the Rhetoric of Divinity (2019) 144
delphi Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 834
dialect Mackil and Papazarkadas, Greek Epigraphy and Religion: Papers in Memory of Sara B (2020) 229
dochmiac metre Meister, Greek Praise Poetry and the Rhetoric of Divinity (2019) 144
electra Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 834
funerals Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 834
funerary Mackil and Papazarkadas, Greek Epigraphy and Religion: Papers in Memory of Sara B (2020) 229
hades/pluto Riess, Performing interpersonal violence: court, curse, and comedy in fourth-century BCE Athens (2012) 212
hecate Riess, Performing interpersonal violence: court, curse, and comedy in fourth-century BCE Athens (2012) 212
hecuba (hecabe) Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 834
helen Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 834
hera Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 834
heracles Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 834
hermes, chthonios Mackil and Papazarkadas, Greek Epigraphy and Religion: Papers in Memory of Sara B (2020) 229
hermes, depictions of ( herm ) Mackil and Papazarkadas, Greek Epigraphy and Religion: Papers in Memory of Sara B (2020) 229
hermes, pompaios Mackil and Papazarkadas, Greek Epigraphy and Religion: Papers in Memory of Sara B (2020) 229
hermes Riess, Performing interpersonal violence: court, curse, and comedy in fourth-century BCE Athens (2012) 212
hymn Meister, Greek Praise Poetry and the Rhetoric of Divinity (2019) 144
initiation Riess, Performing interpersonal violence: court, curse, and comedy in fourth-century BCE Athens (2012) 212
invocation, hymnic Meister, Greek Praise Poetry and the Rhetoric of Divinity (2019) 144
iphigenia in tauris Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 834
killing Riess, Performing interpersonal violence: court, curse, and comedy in fourth-century BCE Athens (2012) 212
medea Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 834
mêchanê Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 834
nomos Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 834
patronymic address Meister, Greek Praise Poetry and the Rhetoric of Divinity (2019) 144
pelasgus Meister, Greek Praise Poetry and the Rhetoric of Divinity (2019) 144
pherae Mackil and Papazarkadas, Greek Epigraphy and Religion: Papers in Memory of Sara B (2020) 229
plato Riess, Performing interpersonal violence: court, curse, and comedy in fourth-century BCE Athens (2012) 212
prayer Meister, Greek Praise Poetry and the Rhetoric of Divinity (2019) 144
psuchopompos Riess, Performing interpersonal violence: court, curse, and comedy in fourth-century BCE Athens (2012) 212
rehm, r. xxv Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 834
requests, hymnic Meister, Greek Praise Poetry and the Rhetoric of Divinity (2019) 144
ritual Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 834
suppliant women (supplices) Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 834
supplication Meister, Greek Praise Poetry and the Rhetoric of Divinity (2019) 144
teiresias Riess, Performing interpersonal violence: court, curse, and comedy in fourth-century BCE Athens (2012) 212
thessaly Mackil and Papazarkadas, Greek Epigraphy and Religion: Papers in Memory of Sara B (2020) 229
trojan women (troades) Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 834
vengeance Riess, Performing interpersonal violence: court, curse, and comedy in fourth-century BCE Athens (2012) 212
weddings' Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 834
zeus Riess, Performing interpersonal violence: court, curse, and comedy in fourth-century BCE Athens (2012) 212
κλῦθι Meister, Greek Praise Poetry and the Rhetoric of Divinity (2019) 144
πρόφρων Meister, Greek Praise Poetry and the Rhetoric of Divinity (2019) 144