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Tiresias: The Ancient Mediterranean Religions Source Database



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Sophocles, Electra, 562


nanwhether you did it justly or not? But I will demonstrate to you that you did not justly kill him. No, the persuasion of that wicked man with whom you now sleep dragged you to it. Ask the huntress Artemis what wrong she punished when she stayed the frequent winds at Aulis;


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

10 results
1. Aeschylus, Libation-Bearers, 555 (6th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

555. αἰνῶ δὲ κρύπτειν τάσδε συνθήκας ἐμάς 555. o that as by craft they killed a worthy man, so by craft they may likewise be caught and perish in the very same snare, even as Loxias decreed, lord Apollo, the prophet who has never before been false.
2. Aeschylus, Eumenides, 1021 (6th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

1021. αἰνῶ τε μύθους τῶνδε τῶν κατευγμάτων 1021. I approve the words of your invocation, and will escort you by the light of gleaming torches to the places below and beneath the earth, with the attendant women who guard my image
3. Aristophanes, Clouds, 1055 (5th cent. BCE - 4th cent. BCE)

1055. εἶτ' ἐν ἀγορᾷ τὴν διατριβὴν ψέγεις: ἐγὼ δ' ἐπαινῶ.
4. Euripides, Alcestis, 1130 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

5. Euripides, Bacchae, 944 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

944. αἴρειν νιν· αἰνῶ δʼ ὅτι μεθέστηκας φρενῶν. Πενθεύς
6. Euripides, Medea, 884 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

7. Euripides, Phoenician Women, 614 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

8. Euripides, Rhesus, 191 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

191. I thank thee.—’Tis indeed a prize more fine
9. Euripides, Trojan Women, 890 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

10. Sophocles, Electra, 341-344, 349-350, 365-371, 378-382, 395-396, 417-423, 432-434, 438-463, 472-507, 513-557, 560-561, 563-575, 579-581, 585, 597-598, 608-609, 624-627, 634-660, 764-765, 770-771, 786, 788-796, 817-822, 190 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)



Subjects of this text:

subject book bibliographic info
achilles de Bakker, van den Berg, and Klooster, Emotions and Narrative in Ancient Literature and Beyond (2022) 316
aegisthus Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 354; Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Sophocles (2012) 558
agamemnon, and clytemnestra Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 354
agamemnon Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Sophocles (2012) 558
agōn scene Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 354
antigone, heroism of Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 354
antigone Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Sophocles (2012) 558
artemis Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Sophocles (2012) 558
characters Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 354
chorus, the, and women Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 354
chrysothemis' Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Sophocles (2012) 558
chrysothemis, and electra Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 354
clytemnestra (sophocles), and electra Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 354
complementation de Bakker, van den Berg, and Klooster, Emotions and Narrative in Ancient Literature and Beyond (2022) 316
creon, and antigone Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 354
electra, heroism of Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 354
electra Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 496, 497; de Bakker, van den Berg, and Klooster, Emotions and Narrative in Ancient Literature and Beyond (2022) 316
electra (sophocles) Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 496, 497
emotional restraint, self-expression of de Bakker, van den Berg, and Klooster, Emotions and Narrative in Ancient Literature and Beyond (2022) 316
emotional restraint, verbal de Bakker, van den Berg, and Klooster, Emotions and Narrative in Ancient Literature and Beyond (2022) 316
emotions, wonder de Bakker, van den Berg, and Klooster, Emotions and Narrative in Ancient Literature and Beyond (2022) 316
episodes, of electra (sophocles) Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 496, 497
herodotean he said, she said Marincola et al., Lloyd Llewellyn-Jones and Calum Maciver, Greek Notions of the Past in the Archaic and Classical Eras: History Without Historians (2021) 125
heroism, of young women Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 354
hierarchy, of social function, and women Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 354
justice (dikè), in electra Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 354
loyalty, of young women Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 354
orestes, and electra Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 354
orestes de Bakker, van den Berg, and Klooster, Emotions and Narrative in Ancient Literature and Beyond (2022) 316
stasima, of electra (sophocles) Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 496, 497
structure, of electra (sophocles) Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 496, 497
verbs, performative verbs de Bakker, van den Berg, and Klooster, Emotions and Narrative in Ancient Literature and Beyond (2022) 316
verbs, pragmatics of de Bakker, van den Berg, and Klooster, Emotions and Narrative in Ancient Literature and Beyond (2022) 316
verbs, semantics of de Bakker, van den Berg, and Klooster, Emotions and Narrative in Ancient Literature and Beyond (2022) 316
verbs of emotion de Bakker, van den Berg, and Klooster, Emotions and Narrative in Ancient Literature and Beyond (2022) 316
women, young Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 354