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Euripides, Hippolytus, 657-658


εἰ μὴ γὰρ ὅρκοις θεῶν ἄφαρκτος ᾑρέθηνwhen by the very mention of it I feel myself polluted? Be well assured, woman, ’tis only my religious scruple saves thee. For had not I unawares been caught by an oath, ’fore heaven! I would not have refrained from telling all unto my father. But now I will from the house away, so long a


οὐκ ἄν ποτ' ἔσχον μὴ οὐ τάδ' ἐξειπεῖν πατρί.when by the very mention of it I feel myself polluted? Be well assured, woman, ’tis only my religious scruple saves thee. For had not I unawares been caught by an oath, ’fore heaven! I would not have refrained from telling all unto my father. But now I will from the house away, so long a


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1. Euripides, Andromache, 1101-1113, 1100 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

1100. ἡμεῖς δὲ μῆλα, φυλλάδος Παρνασίας
2. Euripides, Electra, 1125-1131, 783-789, 1124 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

1124. ἤκουσας, οἶμαι, τῶν ἐμῶν λοχευμάτων: 1124. You have heard, I suppose, that I have given birth;
3. Euripides, Hippolytus, 1001-1006, 1021-1031, 1055-1064, 1191, 1286-1289, 1298-1300, 1305-1324, 1415, 317, 611-612, 616-626, 643, 653-656, 658, 660, 677, 792, 856, 887-890, 950-959, 962-972, 995-1000 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

1000. to mock at friends is not my way, father, but I am still the same behind their backs as to their face. The very crime thou thinkest to catch me in, is just the one I am untainted with, for to this day have I kept me pure from women. Nor know I aught thereof, save what I hear
4. Euripides, Ion, 1123-1128, 1132, 1168, 226-229, 665, 1122 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

1122. Soon as Xuthus, husband of Creusa, had left the god’s prophetic shrine, taking with him his new-found son, to hold the feast and sacrifice that he designed to offer to the gods
5. Euripides, Phoenician Women, 174, 173 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

173. That, lady, is the prophet Amphiaraus; with him are the victims, earth’s bloodthirsty streams. Antigone


Subjects of this text:

subject book bibliographic info
agôn/-es Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 594
andromache Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 829
aphrodite, in the hippolytus Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 208
aristotle, rhetoric Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 594
artemis, and hippolytus Sommerstein and Torrance, Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece (2014) 289
artemis Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 208
curse (ara), abuse of Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 208
curses Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 829
delphi Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 594, 829
eikos Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 594
electra Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 829
eros (sexual desire), womens Hubbard, A Companion to Greek and Roman Sexualities (2014) 360
eusebein Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 208
glossa, distinct from mind Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 208
hippolytus Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 594
ion Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 829
jason (medea), as perjurer Sommerstein and Torrance, Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece (2014) 289
justice, hippolytus as dikaios Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 208
masculinity, athenian Hubbard, A Companion to Greek and Roman Sexualities (2014) 360
medea, and jasons perjury Sommerstein and Torrance, Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece (2014) 289
oath, in the hippolytus Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 208
oaths Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 829
osullivan, p. Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 594
pema/pama Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 208
phaedra Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 208
phaedras nurse Sommerstein and Torrance, Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece (2014) 289
phren/phrenes, seat of purity/impurity, in the hippolytus Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 208
plato, gorgias Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 594
pragmatics Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 594
prokatalêpsis Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 594
rehm, r. xxv Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 829
rhetoric Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 594
ritual Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 829
sacrifice Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 829
socrates Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 594
theseus, and hippolytus Sommerstein and Torrance, Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece (2014) 289
theseus Petrovic and Petrovic, Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion (2016) 208
tisias Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 594
tragedy, sexuality Hubbard, A Companion to Greek and Roman Sexualities (2014) 360
virginity, of tragic characters' Hubbard, A Companion to Greek and Roman Sexualities (2014) 360