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Tiresias: The Ancient Mediterranean Religions Source Database



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Homer, Iliad, 23.369


ἄλλοτε δʼ ἀΐξασκε μετήορα· τοὶ δʼ ἐλατῆρεςaway from the ships and beneath their breasts the dust arose and stood, as it were a cloud or a whirlwind, and their manes streamed on the blasts of the wind. And the chariots would now course over the bounteous earth, and now again would bound on high; and they that drave


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

6 results
1. Hesiod, Theogony, 820 (8th cent. BCE - 7th cent. BCE)

820. The other one, the cloud-wrapped evil Night
2. Homer, Iliad, 4.145, 11.702 (8th cent. BCE - 7th cent. BCE)

4.145. /alike an ornament for his horse and to its driver a glory; even in such wise, Menelaus, were thy thighs stained with blood, thy shapely thighs and thy legs and thy fair ankles beneath.Thereat shuddered the king of men, Agamemnon, as he saw the black blood flowing from the wound 11.702. /that had gone to the games, for they were to race for a tripod; but Augeias, king of men, kept them there, and sent back their driver, sorrowing for his horses. By reason of these things, both deeds and words, was the old man wroth and chose him recompense past telling; and the rest he gave to the people
3. Aeschylus, Libation-Bearers, 968 (6th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

968. καθαρμοῖσιν ἀτᾶν ἐλατηρίοις.
4. Aeschylus, Seven Against Thebes, 644, 131 (6th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

131. ἰχθυβόλῳ Ποσειδάων μαχανᾷ
5. Lucretius Carus, On The Nature of Things, 2.263-2.265 (1st cent. BCE - 1st cent. BCE)

6. Vergil, Georgics, 3.1-3.48, 3.100, 3.102, 3.196, 4.561-4.562 (1st cent. BCE - 1st cent. BCE)

3.1. Thee too, great Pales, will I hymn, and thee 3.2. Amphrysian shepherd, worthy to be sung 3.3. You, woods and waves Lycaean. All themes beside 3.4. Which else had charmed the vacant mind with song 3.5. Are now waxed common. of harsh Eurystheus who 3.6. The story knows not, or that praiseless king 3.7. Busiris, and his altars? or by whom 3.8. Hath not the tale been told of Hylas young 3.9. Latonian Delos and Hippodame 3.10. And Pelops for his ivory shoulder famed 3.11. Keen charioteer? Needs must a path be tried 3.12. By which I too may lift me from the dust 3.13. And float triumphant through the mouths of men. 3.14. Yea, I shall be the first, so life endure 3.15. To lead the Muses with me, as I pa 3.16. To mine own country from the Aonian height; 3.17. I, placeName key= 3.18. of Idumaea, and raise a marble shrine 3.19. On thy green plain fast by the water-side 3.20. Where Mincius winds more vast in lazy coils 3.21. And rims his margent with the tender reed. 3.22. Amid my shrine shall Caesar's godhead dwell. 3.23. To him will I, as victor, bravely dight 3.24. In Tyrian purple, drive along the bank 3.25. A hundred four-horse cars. All placeName key= 3.26. Leaving Alpheus and Molorchus' grove 3.27. On foot shall strive, or with the raw-hide glove; 3.28. Whilst I, my head with stripped green olive crowned 3.29. Will offer gifts. Even 'tis present joy 3.30. To lead the high processions to the fane 3.31. And view the victims felled; or how the scene 3.32. Sunders with shifted face, and placeName key= 3.33. Inwoven thereon with those proud curtains rise. 3.34. of gold and massive ivory on the door 3.35. I'll trace the battle of the Gangarides 3.36. And our Quirinus' conquering arms, and there 3.37. Surging with war, and hugely flowing, the placeName key= 3.38. And columns heaped on high with naval brass. 3.39. And placeName key= 3.40. And quelled Niphates, and the Parthian foe 3.41. Who trusts in flight and backward-volleying darts 3.42. And trophies torn with twice triumphant hand 3.43. From empires twain on ocean's either shore. 3.44. And breathing forms of Parian marble there 3.45. Shall stand, the offspring of Assaracus 3.46. And great names of the Jove-descended folk 3.47. And father Tros, and placeName key= 3.48. of Cynthus. And accursed Envy there 3.100. His sprightly breast exuberant with brawn. 3.102. And sorrel. Then lo! if arms are clashed afar 3.196. And which to rear for breeding, or devote 4.561. All unforgetful of his ancient craft 4.562. Transforms himself to every wondrous thing


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achilles, successors, aeneas Farrell, Juno's Aeneid: A Battle for Heroic Identity (2021) 229
achilles Farrell, Juno's Aeneid: A Battle for Heroic Identity (2021) 229
aeneas, king Farrell, Juno's Aeneid: A Battle for Heroic Identity (2021) 229
aeneas, reader Farrell, Juno's Aeneid: A Battle for Heroic Identity (2021) 229
aeneas Farrell, Juno's Aeneid: A Battle for Heroic Identity (2021) 229
aeschylus, influence on callimachus Acosta-Hughes Lehnus and Stephens, Brill's Companion to Callimachus (2011) 466
aetiology Gale, Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition (2000) 99
amor, as destructive force Gale, Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition (2000) 99
animals Gale, Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition (2000) 99
anthropomorphism Gale, Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition (2000) 99
antilochus Farrell, Juno's Aeneid: A Battle for Heroic Identity (2021) 229
arms (arma) Farrell, Juno's Aeneid: A Battle for Heroic Identity (2021) 229
boxing Farrell, Juno's Aeneid: A Battle for Heroic Identity (2021) 229
carthage Farrell, Juno's Aeneid: A Battle for Heroic Identity (2021) 229
catiline (lucius sergius catilina Farrell, Juno's Aeneid: A Battle for Heroic Identity (2021) 229
centaurs Gale, Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition (2000) 99
cicero (marcus tullius cicero Farrell, Juno's Aeneid: A Battle for Heroic Identity (2021) 229
defeat Farrell, Juno's Aeneid: A Battle for Heroic Identity (2021) 229
education, instruction, teacher (magister) Farrell, Juno's Aeneid: A Battle for Heroic Identity (2021) 229
education, instruction Farrell, Juno's Aeneid: A Battle for Heroic Identity (2021) 229
ethical qualities, intelligence (sapientia, mêtis) Farrell, Juno's Aeneid: A Battle for Heroic Identity (2021) 229
genre Farrell, Juno's Aeneid: A Battle for Heroic Identity (2021) 229
gyas Farrell, Juno's Aeneid: A Battle for Heroic Identity (2021) 229
heuretai Gale, Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition (2000) 99
homer Gale, Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition (2000) 99
horses Gale, Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition (2000) 99
hymn '1 to zeus, tragic voice in" "758.0_466@hymn '4 to delos" Acosta-Hughes Lehnus and Stephens, Brill's Companion to Callimachus (2011) 466
imagery, chariots Gale, Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition (2000) 99
imagery, fire Gale, Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition (2000) 99
jupiter Gale, Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition (2000) 99
kings Farrell, Juno's Aeneid: A Battle for Heroic Identity (2021) 229
lapiths Gale, Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition (2000) 99
menoetes Farrell, Juno's Aeneid: A Battle for Heroic Identity (2021) 229
neptune Gale, Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition (2000) 99
nestor Farrell, Juno's Aeneid: A Battle for Heroic Identity (2021) 229
octavian Gale, Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition (2000) 99
pfeiffer, rudolf Acosta-Hughes Lehnus and Stephens, Brill's Companion to Callimachus (2011) 466
poetry, other poetic voices in Acosta-Hughes Lehnus and Stephens, Brill's Companion to Callimachus (2011) 466
romans Farrell, Juno's Aeneid: A Battle for Heroic Identity (2021) 229
sailing Farrell, Juno's Aeneid: A Battle for Heroic Identity (2021) 229
sergestus Farrell, Juno's Aeneid: A Battle for Heroic Identity (2021) 229
sicily Farrell, Juno's Aeneid: A Battle for Heroic Identity (2021) 229
similes Gale, Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition (2000) 99
sphragis Gale, Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition (2000) 99
tragic voices, in callimachus works Acosta-Hughes Lehnus and Stephens, Brill's Companion to Callimachus (2011) 466
troy Farrell, Juno's Aeneid: A Battle for Heroic Identity (2021) 229
vergil, aeneid, intertextual identity, iliadic Farrell, Juno's Aeneid: A Battle for Heroic Identity (2021) 229
voices, callimachus Acosta-Hughes Lehnus and Stephens, Brill's Companion to Callimachus (2011) 466
voices, tragic, in callimachus works' Acosta-Hughes Lehnus and Stephens, Brill's Companion to Callimachus (2011) 466
war, octavian as warrior Gale, Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition (2000) 99
zeus, as charioteer or driver-away Acosta-Hughes Lehnus and Stephens, Brill's Companion to Callimachus (2011) 466