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Tiresias: The Ancient Mediterranean Religions Source Database



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Euripides, Electra, 1071-1073


ξανθὸν κατόπτρῳ πλόκαμον ἐξήσκεις κόμης.as soon as your husband had started from home, were adorning the golden locks of your hair at the mirror. A wife who decks herself out for beauty, when her husband is gone from home—strike her off the list as worthless.


γυνὴ δ', ἀπόντος ἀνδρός ἥτις ἐκ δόμωνas soon as your husband had started from home, were adorning the golden locks of your hair at the mirror. A wife who decks herself out for beauty, when her husband is gone from home—strike her off the list as worthless.


ἐς κάλλος ἀσκεῖ, διάγραφ' ὡς οὖσαν κακήν.as soon as your husband had started from home, were adorning the golden locks of your hair at the mirror. A wife who decks herself out for beauty, when her husband is gone from home—strike her off the list as worthless.


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

7 results
1. Euripides, Electra, 1001-1010, 1024-1029, 1032, 1035, 1055-1059, 1064, 1072-1073, 1097, 1107, 1118-1119, 1124-1131, 314-318, 333-335, 967, 998-1000 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

2. Euripides, Hecuba, 252-295, 251 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

3. Euripides, Hippolytus, 972, 971 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

4. Euripides, Medea, 346-347, 475, 515, 522, 546, 324 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

5. Euripides, Phoenician Women, 469-472, 481-495, 499-503, 524-525, 468 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

6. Euripides, Suppliant Women, 164, 176-179, 188-189, 163 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

7. Euripides, Trojan Women, 1001-1059, 860-1000 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

1000. did you ever raise, though Castor was still alive, a vigorous youth, and his brother also, not yet among the stars? Then when you had come to Troy , and the Argives were on your track, and the mortal combat had begun, whenever tidings came to you of


Subjects of this text:

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agôn/-es Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 578
aristotle, poetics Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 578
body, human, in antiquity, female Montserrat, Changing Bodies, Changing Meanings: Studies on the Human Body in Antiquity (1998) 49
body, human, in antiquity, in athens Montserrat, Changing Bodies, Changing Meanings: Studies on the Human Body in Antiquity (1998) 49
body, human, in antiquity, in greek tragedy Montserrat, Changing Bodies, Changing Meanings: Studies on the Human Body in Antiquity (1998) 49
characters Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 578
commodification Montserrat, Changing Bodies, Changing Meanings: Studies on the Human Body in Antiquity (1998) 49
electra Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 578; Montserrat, Changing Bodies, Changing Meanings: Studies on the Human Body in Antiquity (1998) 49
euripides Montserrat, Changing Bodies, Changing Meanings: Studies on the Human Body in Antiquity (1998) 49
female body Montserrat, Changing Bodies, Changing Meanings: Studies on the Human Body in Antiquity (1998) 49
hair Montserrat, Changing Bodies, Changing Meanings: Studies on the Human Body in Antiquity (1998) 49
hecuba (hecabe) Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 578
hippolytus Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 578
literary sources for the humanbody in antiquity, greek Montserrat, Changing Bodies, Changing Meanings: Studies on the Human Body in Antiquity (1998) 49
osullivan, p. Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 578
rhetoric Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 578
rhêsis/eis Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 578
tragedy, greek' Montserrat, Changing Bodies, Changing Meanings: Studies on the Human Body in Antiquity (1998) 49
trojan women (troades) Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 578