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Πολυώνυμοι - A Lexicon of the Divine Epithets in the Orphic Hymns

José Marcos Macedo, Daniel Kölligan, Pedro Barbieri
  • The Orphic Hymns consist of a prooemium and 87 hymns addressed to several deities in a late Orphic initiation of sorts. They were composed probably in Asia Minor during the second or third century CE. The bulk of these hymns are made up of divine epithets often linked together in chains of considerable length. The lexicon attempts to give a comprehensive account of the roughly 850 epithets, bringing together the most relevant information scattered in the scholarly literature and adding others from various sources (literary, epigraphic,show more

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Author: José Marcos MacedoORCiD, Daniel KölliganORCiD, Pedro BarbieriORCiD
URN: urn:nbn:de:bvb:20-opus-220613
Document Type: Book
Faculties: Philosophische Fakultät (Histor., philolog., Kultur- und geograph. Wissensch.) / Institut für Altertumswissenschaften
Language: English
Year of Completion: 2021
Edition: 1. Auflage
Publisher: Würzburg University Press
Place of publication: Würzburg
ISBN: 978-3-95826-154-9
ISBN: 978-3-95826-155-6
Pagenumber: 260
DOI: https://doi.org/10.25972/WUP-978-3-95826-155-6
Sonstige beteiligte Institutionen: Universidade de São Paulo, Programa de Pós-Graduação em Letras Clássicas, São Paulo, Brasil
Dewey Decimal Classification: 4 Sprache / 48 Griechisch / 480 Hellenische Sprachen; klassisches Griechisch
GND Keyword: Griechisch; Orphismus; Hymnen; Lexikon
Tag: Greek language; epithets; hymns; orphism
Release Date: 2021/04/01
Parallel erschienen als Druckausgabe in Würzburg University Press, ISBN 978-3-95826-154-9, 28,90 EUR
Licence (German): License LogoCC BY-SA: Creative-Commons-Lizenz: Namensnennung, Weitergabe unter gleichen Bedingungen 4.0 International


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