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Tiresias: The Ancient Mediterranean Religions Source Database



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Sophocles, Oedipus The King, 408-409


nanThough you are king, the right of reply must be considered the same for both: over that I have control.


nanThough you are king, the right of reply must be considered the same for both: over that I have control.


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

6 results
1. Homer, Iliad, 1.68-1.69, 1.106, 1.122 (8th cent. BCE - 7th cent. BCE)

1.68. /in hope that he may accept the savour of lambs and unblemished goats, and be willing to ward off the pestilence from us. 1.69. /in hope that he may accept the savour of lambs and unblemished goats, and be willing to ward off the pestilence from us. When he had thus spoken he sat down, and among them arose Calchas son of Thestor, far the best of bird-diviners, who knew the things that were, and that were to be, and that had been before 1.106. / Prophet of evil, never yet have you spoken to me a pleasant thing; ever is evil dear to your heart to prophesy, but a word of good you have never yet spoken, nor brought to pass. And now among the Danaans you claim in prophecy that for this reason the god who strikes from afar brings woes upon them 1.122. /In answer to him spoke swift-footed brilliant Achilles:Most glorious son of Atreus, most covetous of all, how shall the great-hearted Achaeans give you a prize? We know nothing of a hoard of wealth in common store, but whatever we took by pillage from the cities has been apportioned
2. Sophocles, Antigone, 1001-1090, 164-165, 631-765, 799-800, 988-1000 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

3. Sophocles, Electra, 1064-1065, 1251-1252, 1063 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

4. Sophocles, Oedipus At Colonus, 1449-1450, 1448 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

5. Sophocles, Oedipus The King, 111, 223, 227-229, 236-243, 273, 284-289, 298-304, 307, 310, 312-313, 316-317, 320-321, 324-403, 405, 409-425, 429-444, 448-462, 523-524, 527, 676-677, 681-682, 709, 711-713, 786, 87-88, 897-902, 906-909, 946, 953, 964-966, 110 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

6. Sophocles, Philoctetes, 50-53, 106 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)



Subjects of this text:

subject book bibliographic info
action, and the characters Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 317
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
ajax (sophocles), and social hierarchy Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 317
ajax (sophocles), seer in Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 376
anger, and agōn scenes Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 285
antigone (sophocles), a seer in Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 376
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 social hierarchy Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 317
burial, in the social hierarchy Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 317
calchas, as the voice of the gods Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 376
characters Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 317
chrysothemis, nature of Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 317
creon, and agōn scenes Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 285
creon, in the social hierarchy Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 317
dialogue, and agōn scenes Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 285
dramatis personae Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 317
electra, in the social hierarchy Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 317
electra (sophocles), and the social hierarchy Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 317
electra (sophocles), characters in Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 317
episodes, of oedipus the king (sophocles) Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 508
eurydice, in the social hierarchy Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 317
general parodos, of oedipus the king (sophocles) Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 508
gods, and humans Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 376
haemon, and agōn scenes Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 285
haemon, and the social hierarchy Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 317
hierarchy, of social function Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 317
humans, and the gods Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 376
interpreters, of the gods Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 376
ismene, in the social hierarchy Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 317
jocasta (epicaste), and tiresias Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 376
jocasta (epicaste), in the social hierarchy Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 317
menelaus, and agōn scenes Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 285
oedipus, and agōn scenes Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 285
oedipus, and tiresias Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 376
oedipus, in the social hierarchy Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 317
oedipus Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 508
oedipus rex as turannos, tiresias Budelmann, The Language of Sophocles: Communality, Communication, and Involvement (1999) 57
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 social hierarchy Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 317
oedipus the king (sophocles), seer in Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 376
oedipus the king (sophocles) Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 508
oracle, challenges to Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 376
past, the, and oedipus Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 508
prodicus Pucci, Euripides' Revolution Under Cover: An Essay (2016) 162
prophetic language Budelmann, The Language of Sophocles: Communality, Communication, and Involvement (1999) 57
pylades, action of Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 317
royalty, in the social hierarchy Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 317
scenes Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 285
seers, challenges to Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 376
seers, in the social hierarchy Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 317
segal, c. p.' Pucci, Euripides' Revolution Under Cover: An Essay (2016) 162
sentences, ambiguous or elliptic Budelmann, The Language of Sophocles: Communality, Communication, and Involvement (1999) 57
servants, social function of Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 317
social function, of characters Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 317
socrates Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 285
sophoclean language, ambiguous, elliptic or vague Budelmann, The Language of Sophocles: Communality, Communication, and Involvement (1999) 57
sophoclean language, clarity Budelmann, The Language of Sophocles: Communality, Communication, and Involvement (1999) 57
sophoclean language, creates trust in something that is there Budelmann, The Language of Sophocles: Communality, Communication, and Involvement (1999) 57
sophoclean language, evokes situations Budelmann, The Language of Sophocles: Communality, Communication, and Involvement (1999) 57
sophoclean unlike gorgianic, unpredictable yet clear Budelmann, The Language of Sophocles: Communality, Communication, and Involvement (1999) 57
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, challenges to Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 376
tutor, and orestes Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 317