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Sophocles, Oedipus The King, 312-313


nanSo do not begrudge us the voice of the birds or any other path of prophecy, but save yourself and your state, save me, save all that is defiled by the dead. We are in your hands, and man’s noblest task is to help other


nanSo do not begrudge us the voice of the birds or any other path of prophecy, but save yourself and your state, save me, save all that is defiled by the dead. We are in your hands, and man’s noblest task is to help other


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

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1. Aeschylus, Agamemnon, 1645 (6th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

1645. χώρας μίασμα καὶ θεῶν ἐγχωρίων 1645. The country’s pest, and that of gods o’ the country
2. Aeschylus, Libation-Bearers, 1017 (6th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

1017. ἄζηλα νίκης τῆσδʼ ἔχων μιάσματα. Χορός
3. Sophocles, Antigone, 1001-1090, 115-154, 631-765, 988-990, 992-993, 997-1000 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

4. Sophocles, Oedipus The King, 101, 1012-1013, 1016-1019, 102, 1020, 103, 1032, 1036, 104-106, 1068, 107, 1071-1072, 110-111, 1129-1131, 1133-1139, 114-115, 1169-1170, 1177-1181, 1184-1185, 1223-1296, 139-146, 179, 223, 227-229, 236-243, 273, 284-289, 298-304, 307, 310, 313, 316-317, 320-321, 324-403, 405, 408-425, 429-444, 448-462, 532-630, 85, 87-88, 91-92, 95, 953, 96, 964-969, 97, 970-972, 976, 98-100 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

5. Sophocles, Women of Trachis, 538, 552-553, 555-581, 584-587, 623, 629-630, 537 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

537. and partly to grieve over my sufferings in your company. I have received a maiden—or, I believe, no longer a maiden, but an experienced woman—into my home, just as a mariner takes on cargo, a merchandise to wreck my peace of mind. And now we are two, a pair waiting under
6. Seneca The Younger, Hercules Oetaeus, 486-538, 567-582, 485 (1st cent. CE - 1st cent. CE)

7. Seneca The Younger, Oedipus, 216, 233-238, 286, 418, 509, 697-708, 838-881, 915-979, 212 (1st cent. CE - 1st cent. CE)



Subjects of this text:

subject book bibliographic info
agōn scene Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 285
ajax, and agōn scenes Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 285
ajax (sophocles), and agōn scenes Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 285
anacolouthon Budelmann, The Language of Sophocles: Communality, Communication, and Involvement (1999) 49
anger, and agōn scenes Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 285
antigone (sophocles), and agōn scenes Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 285
antigone (sophocles), and oedipus the king (sophocles) Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 508
antigone (sophocles), and seneca Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 763
chorus, antigone, in danger and safe Budelmann, The Language of Sophocles: Communality, Communication, and Involvement (1999) 211
chorus, antigone, oedipus tyrannus Budelmann, The Language of Sophocles: Communality, Communication, and Involvement (1999) 211
chorus, antigone, part of 'the large group'" Budelmann, The Language of Sophocles: Communality, Communication, and Involvement (1999) 211
clytemnestra, polluted, as pollution Meinel, Pollution and Crisis in Greek Tragedy (2015) 62
creon, and agōn scenes Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 285
dialogue, and agōn scenes Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 285
draco, edict of excommunication Meinel, Pollution and Crisis in Greek Tragedy (2015) 59, 60, 61
episodes, of oedipus the king (sophocles) Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 508
general parodos, of oedipus the king (sophocles) Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 508
groups, and individuals Budelmann, The Language of Sophocles: Communality, Communication, and Involvement (1999) 211
groups, complement transferred from one to another Budelmann, The Language of Sophocles: Communality, Communication, and Involvement (1999) 49
groups, threatened and safe Budelmann, The Language of Sophocles: Communality, Communication, and Involvement (1999) 211
haemon, and agōn scenes Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 285
hercules on oeta (seneca) Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 763
hyperbaton Budelmann, The Language of Sophocles: Communality, Communication, and Involvement (1999) 49
incest Meinel, Pollution and Crisis in Greek Tragedy (2015) 63, 66
information, from the outside, by seneca Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 763
irony, in sophocles Meinel, Pollution and Crisis in Greek Tragedy (2015) 59, 60, 61, 62, 63, 64, 66
menelaus, and agōn scenes Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 285
miasma terminology, in s. ot Meinel, Pollution and Crisis in Greek Tragedy (2015) 59, 60, 61, 62, 63, 64, 66
miasma terminology, terminology Meinel, Pollution and Crisis in Greek Tragedy (2015) 66
oedipus, and agōn scenes Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 285
oedipus, miasma Meinel, Pollution and Crisis in Greek Tragedy (2015) 63, 64, 66
oedipus Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 508
oedipus rex, chorus Budelmann, The Language of Sophocles: Communality, Communication, and Involvement (1999) 211
oedipus rex and the polis Budelmann, The Language of Sophocles: Communality, Communication, and Involvement (1999) 211
oedipus the king (sophocles), and agōn scenes Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 285
oedipus the king (sophocles), and seneca Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 763
oedipus the king (sophocles) Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 508
oracle, delphi, announcing pollution Meinel, Pollution and Crisis in Greek Tragedy (2015) 62, 63
parricide Meinel, Pollution and Crisis in Greek Tragedy (2015) 63, 66
past, the, and oedipus Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 508
perspective Budelmann, The Language of Sophocles: Communality, Communication, and Involvement (1999) 211
philter, from deianira Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 763
polis Budelmann, The Language of Sophocles: Communality, Communication, and Involvement (1999) 211
pollution, (in)visibility of Meinel, Pollution and Crisis in Greek Tragedy (2015) 64
pollution, and person, distinction between Meinel, Pollution and Crisis in Greek Tragedy (2015) 62
pollution, oedipus Meinel, Pollution and Crisis in Greek Tragedy (2015) 63, 64, 66
prophetic voices, important in s. ot Meinel, Pollution and Crisis in Greek Tragedy (2015) 62, 63
scenes Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 285
sentences, change direction Budelmann, The Language of Sophocles: Communality, Communication, and Involvement (1999) 49
socrates Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 285
sophoclean language, clarity Budelmann, The Language of Sophocles: Communality, Communication, and Involvement (1999) 49
sophoclean unlike gorgianic, unpredictable yet clear Budelmann, The Language of Sophocles: Communality, Communication, and Involvement (1999) 49
structure, of oedipus the king (sophocles) Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 508
teucer, and agōn scenes Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 285
tiresias, and agōn scenes Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 285
tiresias, naming pollution Meinel, Pollution and Crisis in Greek Tragedy (2015) 59, 63, 66
topic Budelmann, The Language of Sophocles: Communality, Communication, and Involvement (1999) 49
understanding of misfortune, through words, relating to oedipus' Meinel, Pollution and Crisis in Greek Tragedy (2015) 66
women of trachis, the (sophocles), and seneca Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 763