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Euripides, Bacchae, 560-569


τάχα δʼ ἐν ταῖς πολυδένδρεσσιν word split in text Perhaps in the deep-wooded lairs of Olympus , where Orpheus once playing the lyre drew together trees by his songs, drew together the beasts of the fields.


Ὀλύμπου θαλάμαις, ἔνθα word split in text Perhaps in the deep-wooded lairs of Olympus , where Orpheus once playing the lyre drew together trees by his songs, drew together the beasts of the fields.


ποτʼ Ὀρφεὺς κιθαρίζωνPerhaps in the deep-wooded lairs of Olympus , where Orpheus once playing the lyre drew together trees by his songs, drew together the beasts of the fields.


σύναγεν δένδρεα μούσαιςPerhaps in the deep-wooded lairs of Olympus , where Orpheus once playing the lyre drew together trees by his songs, drew together the beasts of the fields.


σύναγεν θῆρας ἀγρώτας.Perhaps in the deep-wooded lairs of Olympus , where Orpheus once playing the lyre drew together trees by his songs, drew together the beasts of the fields.


μάκαρ ὦ ΠιερίαBlessed Pieria , the Joyful one reveres you and will come to lead the dance in revelry; having crossed the swiftly flowing Axius he will bring the


σέβεταί σʼ Εὔιος, ἥξειBlessed Pieria , the Joyful one reveres you and will come to lead the dance in revelry; having crossed the swiftly flowing Axius he will bring the


τε χορεύσων ἅμα βακχεύμασι, word split in text Blessed Pieria , the Joyful one reveres you and will come to lead the dance in revelry; having crossed the swiftly flowing Axius he will bring the


τόν τʼ ὠκυρόανBlessed Pieria , the Joyful one reveres you and will come to lead the dance in revelry; having crossed the swiftly flowing Axius he will bring the


διαβὰς Ἀξιὸν εἱλισσομένας word split in text Blessed Pieria , the Joyful one reveres you and will come to lead the dance in revelry; having crossed the swiftly flowing Axius he will bring the


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1. 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
2. Euripides, Bacchae, 101, 13-51, 519, 52, 520-529, 53, 530-539, 54, 540-546, 550-559, 561-575, 83-100 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

100. τέλεσαν, ταυρόκερων θεὸν 100. had perfected him, the bull-horned god, and he crowned him with crowns of snakes, for which reason Maenads cloak their wild prey over their locks. Choru
3. Euripides, Hippolytus, 953-955, 952 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

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

5. Plutarch, Table Talk, None (1st cent. CE - 2nd cent. CE)

6. Pausanias, Description of Greece, 1.29.2 (2nd cent. CE - 2nd cent. CE)

1.29.2. Outside the city, too, in the parishes and on the roads, the Athenians have sanctuaries of the gods, and graves of heroes and of men. The nearest is the Academy, once the property of a private individual, but in my time a gymnasium. As you go down to it you come to a precinct of Artemis, and wooden images of Ariste (Best) and Calliste (Fairest). In my opinion, which is supported by the poems of Pamphos, these are surnames of Artemis. There is another account of them, which I know but shall omit. Then there is a small temple, into which every year on fixed days they carry the image of Dionysus Eleuthereus.


Subjects of this text:

subject book bibliographic info
aeschylus Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 46
apollo Bednarek, The Myth of Lycurgus in Aeschylus, Naevius, and beyond (2021) 70
archelaus Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 435
athens Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 435
bacchae Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 435
bassarids Bednarek, The Myth of Lycurgus in Aeschylus, Naevius, and beyond (2021) 70
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
cult/ritual/worship Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 46
daimon Bernabe et al., Redefining Dionysos (2013) 312
dionysia, city (great) Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 435
dionyso(u)s Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 435
dionysos, arrival Bernabe et al., Redefining Dionysos (2013) 312
dionysos, dionysos xenos Bernabe et al., Redefining Dionysos (2013) 312
dionysos, epiphany Bernabe et al., Redefining Dionysos (2013) 312
dionysos Bernabe et al., Redefining Dionysos (2013) 312
dramatic technique Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 46
euripides, bacchae Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 46
evidence (of aeschylus dionysiac tetralogies), mythographic Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 46
fantuzzi, m. xix Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 435
hippolytus Bednarek, The Myth of Lycurgus in Aeschylus, Naevius, and beyond (2021) 70
hubris Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 46
lycurgus Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 46
macedon Bednarek, The Myth of Lycurgus in Aeschylus, Naevius, and beyond (2021) 70
mania μανία, maniacal Bernabe et al., Redefining Dionysos (2013) 312
mask, masked Bernabe et al., Redefining Dionysos (2013) 312
myth, mythical Bernabe et al., Redefining Dionysos (2013) 312
orpheus Bednarek, The Myth of Lycurgus in Aeschylus, Naevius, and beyond (2021) 70; 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
pentheus Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 46
pieria Bednarek, The Myth of Lycurgus in Aeschylus, Naevius, and beyond (2021) 70
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, 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
rhesus Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 435
rite, ritual Bernabe et al., Redefining Dionysos (2013) 312
sparagmos/dismemberment Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 46
theater, theatrical Bernabe et al., Redefining Dionysos (2013) 312
thebes, theban Bernabe et al., Redefining Dionysos (2013) 312
theomachos (–oi)/theomachia/theomachein Xanthaki-Karamanou, 'Dionysiac' Dialogues: Euripides' 'Bacchae', Aeschylus and 'Christus Patiens' (2022) 46
theseus Bednarek, The Myth of Lycurgus in Aeschylus, Naevius, and beyond (2021) 70
tragedy, tragic Bernabe et al., Redefining Dionysos (2013) 312
wine' Bernabe et al., Redefining Dionysos (2013) 312