previous next

δύσθεον=“ἄθεον, ἀσεβές”: properly, ‘having untoward gods,’ as “δυσδαίμων”= ‘having evil fortune.’ The only other examples of “δύσθεος” are Suppl. 421, Ag. 1590, Ch. 46, Ch. 191, Ch. 525.

μίσημα, like “στύγημα, δούλευμα”, etc. ( Ant. 320 n.). Cp. Ph. 991 μῖσος.

σοὶ μόνῃ: cp. 153 n.

τέθνηκεν, euphemistic for “ἀνῃρέθη” (schol.).

ἐν πένθει, as 847 “τὸν ἐν πένθει”: Plat. Rep. 605Dἐν πένθει ὄντα”.

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License.

An XML version of this text is available for download, with the additional restriction that you offer Perseus any modifications you make. Perseus provides credit for all accepted changes, storing new additions in a versioning system.

hide References (8 total)
  • Commentary references from this page (8):
    • Aeschylus, Agamemnon, 1590
    • Aeschylus, Libation Bearers, 191
    • Aeschylus, Libation Bearers, 46
    • Aeschylus, Libation Bearers, 525
    • Plato, Republic, 605d
    • Sophocles, Antigone, 320
    • Sophocles, Electra, 153
    • Sophocles, Philoctetes, 991
hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: