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Tiresias: The Ancient Mediterranean Religions Source Database



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Euripides, Orestes, 866


ἐτύγχανον μὲν ἀγρόθεν πυλῶν ἔσωI had just come from the country and was entering the gates, needing to learn what was decided about you and Orestes, for I was always well disposed to your father when he was alive, and it was your house that reared me


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1. Aeschylus, Eumenides, 471-524, 526-531, 585, 595, 604-606, 609-675, 679-681, 683, 689-706, 708-710, 723-728, 736-740, 470 (6th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

470. τὸ πρᾶγμα μεῖζον, εἴ τις οἴεται τόδε 470. The matter is too great, if any mortal thinks to pass judgment on it; no, it is not lawful even for me to decide on cases of murder that is followed by the quick anger of the Furies, especially since you, by rites fully performed, have come a pure and harmless suppliant to my house;
2. Euripides, Hecuba, 108-135, 714-715, 107 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

107. ἐν γὰρ ̓Αχαιῶν πλήρει ξυνόδῳ
3. Euripides, Orestes, 402, 729-730, 867-956, 963-964, 968-970, 974-975, 982-984, 1661 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

4. Sophocles, Electra, 1509-1510, 1508 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)



Subjects of this text:

subject book bibliographic info
andromache Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 619
aristotle, and the tragic chorus in the fourth century Liapis and Petrides, Greek Tragedy After the Fifth Century: A Survey from ca (2019) 244
aristotle aristotle Poet and Orator: A Symbiotic Relationship in Democratic Athens (2019)" 154
atreus Liatsi, Ethics in Ancient Greek Literature: Aspects of Ethical Reasoning from Homer to Aristotle and Beyond (2021) 131
audience Poet and Orator: A Symbiotic Relationship in Democratic Athens (2019)" 154
balzac Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 619
barrett, w.s. Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 619
characters, tragic/mythical, electra Liapis and Petrides, Greek Tragedy After the Fifth Century: A Survey from ca (2019) 244
characters Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 619
community Poet and Orator: A Symbiotic Relationship in Democratic Athens (2019)" 154
delphi Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 619
dickens Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 619
dikê Liatsi, Ethics in Ancient Greek Literature: Aspects of Ethical Reasoning from Homer to Aristotle and Beyond (2021) 131
drama Poet and Orator: A Symbiotic Relationship in Democratic Athens (2019)" 154
electra Liatsi, Ethics in Ancient Greek Literature: Aspects of Ethical Reasoning from Homer to Aristotle and Beyond (2021) 131
euripides, and actors song Liapis and Petrides, Greek Tragedy After the Fifth Century: A Survey from ca (2019) 244
euripides Poet and Orator: A Symbiotic Relationship in Democratic Athens (2019)" 154; Liatsi, Ethics in Ancient Greek Literature: Aspects of Ethical Reasoning from Homer to Aristotle and Beyond (2021) 131
greek tragedy Poet and Orator: A Symbiotic Relationship in Democratic Athens (2019)" 154
hecuba Liatsi, Ethics in Ancient Greek Literature: Aspects of Ethical Reasoning from Homer to Aristotle and Beyond (2021) 131
hippolytus Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 619
ion Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 619
lloyd, m. Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 619
orestes Poet and Orator: A Symbiotic Relationship in Democratic Athens (2019)" 154; Liatsi, Ethics in Ancient Greek Literature: Aspects of Ethical Reasoning from Homer to Aristotle and Beyond (2021) 131; Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 619
performance Poet and Orator: A Symbiotic Relationship in Democratic Athens (2019)" 154
poetry Poet and Orator: A Symbiotic Relationship in Democratic Athens (2019)" 154
polydoros Liatsi, Ethics in Ancient Greek Literature: Aspects of Ethical Reasoning from Homer to Aristotle and Beyond (2021) 131
polymestor Liatsi, Ethics in Ancient Greek Literature: Aspects of Ethical Reasoning from Homer to Aristotle and Beyond (2021) 131
realism Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 619
revenge Liatsi, Ethics in Ancient Greek Literature: Aspects of Ethical Reasoning from Homer to Aristotle and Beyond (2021) 131
rhetoric Poet and Orator: A Symbiotic Relationship in Democratic Athens (2019)" 154
sophocles, and music/song Liapis and Petrides, Greek Tragedy After the Fifth Century: A Survey from ca (2019) 244
sophocles Liatsi, Ethics in Ancient Greek Literature: Aspects of Ethical Reasoning from Homer to Aristotle and Beyond (2021) 131
suppliant women (supplices) Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 619
tragedy, and law' Gagarin and Cohen, The Cambridge Companion to Ancient Greek Law (2005) 374
tragedy Poet and Orator: A Symbiotic Relationship in Democratic Athens (2019)" 154
troy Liatsi, Ethics in Ancient Greek Literature: Aspects of Ethical Reasoning from Homer to Aristotle and Beyond (2021) 131
with Liatsi, Ethics in Ancient Greek Literature: Aspects of Ethical Reasoning from Homer to Aristotle and Beyond (2021) 131