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Two fragments and an epigram (Pind. fr. 52A, Eur. fr. 898 K., AP 7.77)
In Pind. fr. 52a 1 read στένεα; Eur. fr. 898 is mostly spurious; in AP 7.77.2 read ζῆν.
ἀλλὰ … γὰρ … τῷ: another note on Pindar, Nemean 7.30–35
(Dahlia Books, 2004)
Read, with Mezger and Hóman, ἀλλὰ κοινὸν γὰρ ἔρχεται κῦμ’ Ἀΐδα, ... τιμὰ δὲ γίνεται ... τεθνακότων βοαθόων· τῷ ... μόλεν: "common to all comes the wave of death, ... honour befalls those [who have] died in valiant succour: ...
Critical notes on Aeschylus
In Sept. 915 read δόμων μὰν (Schneider) ἀχώ || ἐπ’ αὐτούς, in 926 ἆ δυσδαίμων σφιν (or σφῷν) || τεκοῦσα. In Supp. 960 read εἰ δ’ ἐκεῖ. In Supp. 1002 read χἄλωρα κωλύονθ’ ὁμῶς μέλειν ἔρῳ: “Cypris proclaims the ripe fruit ...
Aeschylus, Supplices 86–95, 843–910, and the early transmission of antistrophic lyrical texts
(Akademie Verlag, 2007)
The symmetrical inter-displacements of corresponding blocks of text between strophes and antistrophes in lyrical odes, earlier proposed for A. Supp. 88–90 ~ 93–95, 872–75 ~ 882–84, and 906–7 ~ 909–10, have affected all ...
Gotisk affaradag jul vid det bysantinska hovet: Ur Konstantin Porphyogennetos De ceremoniis, med anmärkningar av Nils Sjöberg, Johann Jakob Reiske, Martin P:n Nilsson och Pär Sandin
(KulturOrgan Skadinaujo, 2009)
The description of the "Gothic play" in Constantin Porphyrogennetus, De ceremoniis (vol. II pp. 181ff. Voigt) may ultimately go back to the Scandinavian custom "Affaradag jóla", during which Yule was driven out violently ...
A Greek delocutive noun? Some notes on ποίφυγμα and its alleged cognates
Delocutives are formed with an utterance (x) as a radical. Common in Greek are verbs meaning "say x" (e.g., πατερίζω); nominal formations denote for instance a person saying x or the utterance x per se. The latter type ...
The Man of authority: images of power in Virgil’s Aeneid 1.50–156
In Aen. 1.50-156, Aeolus, king of winds, enforces his will by /imperium/, /vincla/ ('fetters') and /carcer/ ('imprisonment'), but his vanquisher, Neptune, lord of the sea, by /dictis/ ('words'), hence relying on natural ...