previous next

[8] 8-9. Compare Od. 6.123-24 “νυμφάων αἳ ἔχουσ᾽ ὀρέων αἰπεινὰ κάρηνα καὶ πηγὰς ποταμῶν καὶ πίσεα ποιήεντα”, and Hymn. Ven. 97-99. There is mention of nymphs in general in 24.616, Od. 13.350, Od. 14.435, Od. 17.211; of “νηΐδες6.22, 14.444, 20.384, “ὀρεστιάδες6.420 (where they are daughters of Zeus, see note), “ἀγρονόμοιOd. 6.106. “ πίσεα ”, watermeadows. Compare the name Pisa in Elis.

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 (10 total)
hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: