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Euripides, Bacchae, 537-541


οἵαν οἵαν ὀργὰνWhat rage, what rage does the earth-born race show, and Pentheus


ἀναφαίνει χθόνιονWhat rage, what rage does the earth-born race show, and Pentheus


γένος ἐκφύς τε δράκοντόςWhat rage, what rage does the earth-born race show, and Pentheus


ποτε Πενθεύς, ὃν Ἐχίωνonce descended from a serpent—Pentheus, whom earth-born Echion bore, a fierce monster, not a mortal man, but like a bloody giant, hostile to the gods.


ἐφύτευσε χθόνιοςonce descended from a serpent—Pentheus, whom earth-born Echion bore, a fierce monster, not a mortal man, but like a bloody giant, hostile to the gods.


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

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1. Homer, Iliad, 6.132 (8th cent. BCE - 7th cent. BCE)

6.132. /Nay, for even the son of Dryas, mighty Lycurgus, lived not long, seeing that he strove with heavenly gods—he that on a time drave down over the sacred mount of Nysa the nursing mothers of mad Dionysus; and they all let fall to the ground their wands, smitten with an ox-goad by man-slaying Lycurgus.
2. Aeschylus, Agamemnon, 1624 (6th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

3. Aeschylus, Seven Against Thebes, 101-147, 78-100 (6th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

100. ἀκούετʼ ἢ οὐκ ἀκούετʼ ἀσπίδων κτύπον; 100. Do you hear the clash of shields, or does it escape you? When, if not now, shall we place sacred robes and wreaths on the statues to accompany our prayers? I see the clash—it is not the clatter of a single spear. What will you do? Will you betray
4. Euripides, Bacchae, 1016, 1030, 1110, 1155, 1255, 1274-1276, 212, 215-247, 263-265, 268-269, 325-327, 331-332, 358-359, 361, 507, 519-536, 538-546, 550-575, 635-636, 794-795, 995-996, 1015 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

1015. τὸν ἄθεον ἄνομον ἄδικον Ἐχίονος 1015. this godless, lawless, unjust, earth-born offspring of Echion. Choru
5. Euripides, Helen, 1408 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

6. Sophocles, Antigone, 356, 125 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

7. Eratosthenes, Catasterismi, 24 (2nd cent. BCE - 2nd cent. BCE)

8. Ovid, Metamorphoses, 3.511 (1st cent. BCE - 1st cent. CE)

9. New Testament, Acts, 5.39, 9.1 (1st cent. CE - 2nd cent. CE)

5.39. But if it is of God, you will not be able to overthrow it, and you would be found even to be fighting against God! 9.1. But Saul, still breathing threats and slaughter against the disciples of the Lord, went to the high priest


Subjects of this text:

subject book bibliographic info
aeschylus Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 46
agave Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 185
ares Del Lucchese, Monstrosity and Philosophy: Radical Otherness in Greek and Latin Culture (2019) 27
athena Del Lucchese, Monstrosity and Philosophy: Radical Otherness in Greek and Latin Culture (2019) 27
autochthony Del Lucchese, Monstrosity and Philosophy: Radical Otherness in Greek and Latin Culture (2019) 27
cadmus Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 185
chorus (male, female), in aeschylus Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 46
chorus (male, female), of a. bassarae or bassarides Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 46
chorus χορός, choral Bernabe et al., Redefining Dionysos (2013) 314, 315
chthonic Bernabe et al., Redefining Dionysos (2013) 315
civilisation Del Lucchese, Monstrosity and Philosophy: Radical Otherness in Greek and Latin Culture (2019) 27
cult/ritual/worship Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 46, 185
dionysos, dionysos xenos Bernabe et al., Redefining Dionysos (2013) 314, 315
dionysos Bernabe et al., Redefining Dionysos (2013) 314, 315
dragon Bernabe et al., Redefining Dionysos (2013) 315; Del Lucchese, Monstrosity and Philosophy: Radical Otherness in Greek and Latin Culture (2019) 27
dramatic technique Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 46
drugs, drugged Bernabe et al., Redefining Dionysos (2013) 315
earth, earthly Bernabe et al., Redefining Dionysos (2013) 314
echion Bernabe et al., Redefining Dionysos (2013) 314, 315; Del Lucchese, Monstrosity and Philosophy: Radical Otherness in Greek and Latin Culture (2019) 27
euripides, bacchae Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 46, 185
euripides Del Lucchese, Monstrosity and Philosophy: Radical Otherness in Greek and Latin Culture (2019) 27
evidence (of aeschylus dionysiac tetralogies), mythographic Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 46
festa, n. Del Lucchese, Monstrosity and Philosophy: Radical Otherness in Greek and Latin Culture (2019) 27
giants Del Lucchese, Monstrosity and Philosophy: Radical Otherness in Greek and Latin Culture (2019) 27
gigantomachy Bernabe et al., Redefining Dionysos (2013) 314
harmonia Del Lucchese, Monstrosity and Philosophy: Radical Otherness in Greek and Latin Culture (2019) 27
hera Bernabe et al., Redefining Dionysos (2013) 314
hibridity Del Lucchese, Monstrosity and Philosophy: Radical Otherness in Greek and Latin Culture (2019) 27
homer Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 185
hubris Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 46
jesus christ Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 185
kadmos, kadmeian Bernabe et al., Redefining Dionysos (2013) 314, 315
kadmos Del Lucchese, Monstrosity and Philosophy: Radical Otherness in Greek and Latin Culture (2019) 27
kekrops Del Lucchese, Monstrosity and Philosophy: Radical Otherness in Greek and Latin Culture (2019) 27
loraux, n. Del Lucchese, Monstrosity and Philosophy: Radical Otherness in Greek and Latin Culture (2019) 27
lycurgus, and pentheus Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 185
lycurgus Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 46
lydia, lydian Bernabe et al., Redefining Dionysos (2013) 314, 315
mania μανία, maniacal Bernabe et al., Redefining Dionysos (2013) 314, 315
murder, murderous Bernabe et al., Redefining Dionysos (2013) 315
myth, mythical Bernabe et al., Redefining Dionysos (2013) 314
mythology Del Lucchese, Monstrosity and Philosophy: Radical Otherness in Greek and Latin Culture (2019) 27
orpheus Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 46
parodos Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 46
paul st. Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 185
pentheus Bernabe et al., Redefining Dionysos (2013) 314, 315; Del Lucchese, Monstrosity and Philosophy: Radical Otherness in Greek and Latin Culture (2019) 27; Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 46, 185
polis Bernabe et al., Redefining Dionysos (2013) 315
poseidon Del Lucchese, Monstrosity and Philosophy: Radical Otherness in Greek and Latin Culture (2019) 27
reception, of concepts and ideas Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 185
reconstruction, of bassarae Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 46
resemblances, aegyptii Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 46
resemblances, agamemnon Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 46
resemblances, amymone Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 46
resemblances, bassarae/bassarides Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 46
resemblances, choephoroi Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 46
resemblances, danaides Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 46
resemblances, eumenides Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 46
resemblances, laius Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 46
resemblances, oedipus Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 46
resemblances, proteus Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 46
resemblances, reception Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 185
resemblances, seven Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 46
resemblances, sphinx Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 46
resemblances, supplices Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 46
reworking Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 185
sophocles Del Lucchese, Monstrosity and Philosophy: Radical Otherness in Greek and Latin Culture (2019) 27
sparagmos/dismemberment Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 46
teiresias Bernabe et al., Redefining Dionysos (2013) 315; Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 185
theater, theatrical Bernabe et al., Redefining Dionysos (2013) 314
theomachist, theomachus Bernabe et al., Redefining Dionysos (2013) 314
theomachos (–oi)/theomachia/theomachein Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 46, 185
typhoeus Del Lucchese, Monstrosity and Philosophy: Radical Otherness in Greek and Latin Culture (2019) 27
vian, f. Del Lucchese, Monstrosity and Philosophy: Radical Otherness in Greek and Latin Culture (2019) 27
violence/violent' Bernabe et al., Redefining Dionysos (2013) 314
violence/violent Bernabe et al., Redefining Dionysos (2013) 315
xenia Bernabe et al., Redefining Dionysos (2013) 314