The extent and number of his triumphs certainly contributed to his fame, but the virtuous character of Diagoras was … References. E˘D E 7. Homer 14. urn:cts:greekLit:tlg0033.tlg004.perseus-grc2. Ergoteles was a native of Knosos in Crete, but civil dissension had compelled him to leave his country. View a map of the most frequently mentioned places in this document. Pindar. And now, with the music of flute and lyre alike I have come to land with Diagoras, singing the sea-child of Aphrodite and bride of Helios, Rhodes, so that I may praise this straight-fighting, tremendous man who had himself crowned beside the Alpheus and near Castalia, as a recompense for his boxing... Immortalized in one of the most famous odes of the poet Pindar, Diagoras was victorious in not only the Olympic games, but in every other major Greek athlethic festival as well. 1990. Online version at the Topos Text Project. Pindar, Olympian 1 (perseus.tufts.edu) submitted 1 month ago by attic-orator to r/BlazingTruth. Their statues stood in Olympia (Paus. Horse Race Olympian Odes: Online version at the Perseus Digital Library. Apollonius Rhodius, Argonautica. 462 December 8, 2020 by by Pherenikos (Greek: Φερένικος; Latin: Pherenicus) was an Ancient Greek chestnut racehorse victorious at the Olympic and Pythian Games in the 470s BC. report; 3. To prepare meaningful scripts of questions and responses for their interviewers and athletes, student groups will draw upon resources of an online exhibit, "The Ancient Olympics," developed for the EDSITEment-reviewed Perseus Project. 69 ff : "And there grew up from the watery wave this island [Rhodes], and great Helios who begets the fierce rays of the sun, holds her in his dominion, that ruler of the horses breathing fire. Petrarch 18. options are on the right side and top of the page. The Annenberg CPB/Project provided support for entering this text. Focusing as they do, though, on Greek and Roman epic and Greek tragedy, Harris & Platzner devote little attention to Pindar, aside from quoting an important passage from the beginning of Nemean 6. Cambridge, MA., Harvard University Press; London, William Heinemann Ltd. 1937. The extent and number of his triumphs certainly contributed to his fame, but the virtuous character of Diagoras was as important to the ancient Greeks as his success as a boxer. 474 share. Greek and Roman Materials including Homeric Hymns which can be used in ritual (perseus.tufts.edu) submitted 2 months ago by eftresq to r/occult. This exhibit is a subset of materials from the Perseus Project database and is copyrighted. B. C. Pythian 8 9.1", "denarius"). The Olympian Odes of Pindar, like all of his epinician hymns, start with a preamble, usually containing an invocation to a deity or personified idea. University of Kansas Publications in Humanistic Studies. Foot Race or Double Foot Race Pindar also then incorporated greek mythology into his work in honoring Diagoras in Olympian 7 saying: "Father Zeus, you who rule over the ridges of Atabyrium, grant honor to the hymn ordained in praise of an Olympian victor, and to the man who has found excellence as a boxer, and grant to him honored grace in the eyes of both citizens and strangers. Boys« Double Foot Race 518 BCE. 274. Olympian Odes By Pindar Translated by T. K. Hubbard. The Ordeal of the Athlete and the Burden of the Poet 6. Pythian 1 For Hieron of Aetna Chariot Race 470 B. C. Pythian 2 For Hieron of Syracuse Chariot Race ?470 or 468 Pythian 3 For Hieron of Syracuse Horse Race ? This page will try, however, to keep a running account of alternate sources for the texts, either originals or translations, on the Perseus site. 276. Chariot Race American Journal of Philology. 34 (1995) 37-67; reprinted in K. Volk (ed. Four-Horse Chariot Race At the 83rd Olympiad in 448 BCE, Damagetos won the second of his two prizes for the pankration, and Akousilaos won the boxing victory. Two of the sons of Diagoras' daughters were also Olympic boxing champions. Pindar, Olympian Odes, 7.80ff from The Perseus Digital Library.. With the flowers from these Diagoras has had himself crowned twice, and at the renowned Isthmus four times, in his good fortune, and again and again at Nemea and in rocky Athens; and the prizes of the bronze shield in Argos and the works of art in Arcadia and Thebes are familiar with him, and the duly ordered contests of the Boeotians, and … FIRELESS SACRIFICES: PINDAR'S OLYMPIAN 7 AND THE PANATHENAIC FESTIVAL. The Perseus Project was one of the great Web projects. Hide browse bar 162-174 List themes Full text (12 theme words) This text was converted to electronic form by professional data entry and has been proofread to a high level of accuracy. Ol.7.58 Helios was absent, and no one marked out a share for him; in fact they left him without any allotment of land, Ol.7.60 although he was a holy god. B. C. Pythian 4 London. Even baseball's Griffey and Ripken families fall a generation short of imitating the achievements of Diagoras, his sons, and grandsons. Odes. Pindar, Odes translated by Diane Arnson Svarlien. 1990. Dante 15. TIL that in 89 BC Roman soldiers have reportedly captured a … We know that Diagoras' family was of the noble, ruling class on Rhodes, and the Rhodians claimed that the boxer himself was the son of the god Hermes. For by your favor swift ships are steered on the sea, and on dry land rushing battles and assemblies where counsel is given. no. Pindar’s Olympian 1 and the Aetiology of the Olympic Games 5. go. This page provides an expansive overview of the children of Zeus. “Pythian Ode 1″ is one of the better known of the many victory poems (or “epinicia” ) of the ancient Greek lyric poet Pindar.Like “Olympic Ode 1″ , it celebrates a victory of the Sicilian tyrant Hieron of Syracuse, this time in the chariot race at the Pythian Games of 470 BCE.Such a victory ode would generally have been commissioned by a member of the victor’s family, and would usually have been sung and danced on … log ratio; Apollonius Rhodius; Argonautica* : 1 0.2 Primary sources. Editions by Text Group (86) * indicates part of the core corpus. Posted on August 15, 2007 by nous. Odes. B. C. Pythian 12 The boxer Diagoras of Rhodes embodied every quality of the noble ancient athlete. B. C. Pythian 6 His forty-five victory odes celebrate triumphs in athletic contests at the four great Panhellenic festivals: the Olympic, Pythian (at Delphi), Nemean, and Isthmian games. Ol.7 Olympian 7 ΔΙΑΓΟΡᾼ ΡΟΔΙῼ ΠΥΚΤῌ φιάλαν ὡς εἴ τις ἀφνειᾶς ἀπὸ χειρὸς ἑλὼν ἔνδον ἀμπέλου καχλάζοισαν δρόσῳ δωρήσεται νεανίᾳ γαμβρῷ προπίνων οἴκοθεν οἴκαδε, πάγχρυσον κορυφὰν κτεάνων, Olympian 7For Diagoras of Rhodes Boxing-Match 464 B. C. As when someone takes a goblet, all golden, the most prized of his possessions, foaming with the dew of the vine from a generous hand, and makes a gift of it to his young son-in-law, welcoming him with a toast from one home to another, [5] honoring the grace of the symposium and the new 1 marriage-bond, and thereby, in the presence of his friends, … For Thrasydaeus of Thebes Pindar, Olympian* 7.15 Word List. 486 To raise the question of aletheia, of disclosure as … September. EMBED (for wordpress.com hosted blogs and archive.org item tags) Want more? In addition to his Olympic victory, Diagoras won four times at the Isthmian games, twice at Nemea, and at other games held in his native Rhodes, Athens, and elsewhere throughout the Greek world. This text was converted to electronic form by professional data entry and has been proofread to a high level of accuracy. 6. 20 (1995) 35-56. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Pindar, Olympian Odes, I, 1–64; read by William … read in Scaife Viewer . (Summer, 1986), pp. work count freq. The majority were linked to him with only the briefest of genealogical references. Erato 6. 462 Pherenikos (Greek: Φερένικος; Latin: Pherenicus) was an Ancient Greek chestnut racehorse victorious at the Olympic and Pythian Games in the 470s BC. Five ancient sources contain all the recorded details of Pindar's life. Full search 454 Advanced embedding details, examples, and help! To read more about these topics, see Further Resources. Pindar: Olympian Odes. Unfortunately as of July 1st 1998 it will begin to charge for access. Virgil 13. Graphic Violence ; Graphic Sexual Content ; texts. The Perseus Project and Beyond How Building a Digital Library Challenges the Humanities and Technology. Pindar's Seventh Olympian Ode celebrates the Olympic boxing victory in 464 won by Diagoras of the Rhodian family of the Eratidai.' Corinna 19. Wrestling For more than ten years, the Perseus Project has been developing a digital library in the humanities. flag. Primary sources. The Odes Of Pindar Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. Hoplite Race (1). Transform Our World; Browse; Mentoring; University; TSOT; pindar olympian 8. 1912. Euterpe 8. ("Agamemnon", "Hom. 6.7.1–2). Pindar, Odes translated by Diane Arnson Svarlien. ), Oxford Readings in Classical Studies: Virgil's Eclogues (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2008) 79-109. Demosthenes, Against Leptines.See original text in Perseus program; Homer, Iliad, Book 22–23.See original text in Perseus program; Pausanias, Description of Greece.See original text in Perseus program; Pindar, Sixth Olympian For Hagesias of Syracuse.See original text in Perseus program Plato, Menexenus.See original text in Perseus program (The â ¦ 452 95â 6 Source: The Further Academic Papers of Sir Hugh Lloyd-Jones Author(s): Hugh Lloyd-Jones Publisher: Oxford University Press T he lyric poet Pindar has composed four groups of epinician (triumphal) hymns, addressed or referring to the winners of the four major Pan-Hellenic contests. Online version at the Topos Text Project. Terence 23. 4. Owned by Hieron I, tyrant of Syracuse, Pherenikos is celebrated in the victory odes of both Pindar and Bacchylides. For he walks a straight course on a road that hates arrogance, … Click anywhere in the Pindar, Olympian Ode 7. Pindar also then incorporated greek mythology into his work in honoring Diagoras in Olympian 7 saying: "Father Zeus, you who rule over the ridges of Atabyrium, grant honor to the hymn ordained in praise of an Olympian victor, and to the man who has found excellence as a boxer, and grant to him honored grace in the eyes of both citizens and strangers. The Odes Of Pindar by Richmond Lattimore. Flag this item for. EMBED. Ergoteles was a native of Knosos in Crete, but civil dissension had compelled him to leave his country. Editions by Text Group (86) * indicates part of the core corpus. Following, reference is made to the name and origin of the victor, then to the sport and the location where the contest took place. Pindar. 498 8. Flute-Playing Contest On Demand. Epic, Praise, and the Possession of Poetry 7. Berni 17. Topics GENERALITIES Publisher The … E˘D E 7. For Hieron of Aetna Home : Search : Buy Books and CD-ROMs: Help : Works by Pindar. To acquaint yourself with Pindar's biography and with the basic form and content of the Olympic Odes, please refer to a reference article from the Perseus Project website. (The â ¦ 452 95â 6 Source: The Further Academic Papers of Sir Hugh Lloyd-Jones Author(s): Hugh Lloyd-Jones Publisher: Oxford University Press T he lyric poet Pindar has composed four groups of epinician (triumphal) hymns, addressed or referring to the winners of the four major Pan-Hellenic contests. Ol.5.4 Psaumis who, exalting your city, Camarina, which cares for its people, Ol.5.5 honored the six double altars, at the greatest festivals of the gods, with the … work count freq. Gregory Crane Editor-in-Chief Associate Professor of Classics Tufts University Medford, Massachusetts gcrane@tufts.edu. 1-3" Materiali e Discussioni per l’ analisi dei testi classici . 490 Melpomene 11. Pythian 3 Olympian 14: Asopichus of Orchomenus, Boys' Foot Race (? The famous winged horse, whose origin is thus related. Sa unang bahagi hanggang kalagitnaan ng ika-20 siglo, nagtawag-pansin si Martin Heidegger sa konsepto ng aletheia, sa pag-uugnay nito sa ideya ng pagsisiwalat, o ang paraan na lumilitaw ang mga bagay bilang mga entidad sa mundo.Noong una, tinukoy niya ang aletheia bilang "katotohanan", espesipikong binanggit bilang isang anyong nanguna sa panahon ni Socrates, sa … 3 or 2.5 or 7.1-7.50 (as appropriate for text) frequency filter (per 10k) corpus core. Online version at the Topos Text Project. Zeus was the Olympian king of the gods, and god of the sky, weather, fate and law. The latter obtained the name Pegasus because he was … For he walks a straight course on a road that hates arrogance, knowing clearly the sound prophetic wisdom of his good ancestors. Al- though this is a traditional feature of his personality, Pindar has deliber- ately highlighted it in several passages: for example, the toast proposed at the banquet of the hero's close friend Telamon (cf. Sappho 21. line to jump to another position: Pythian 1 You can also read about Pindar and other epinician poets by reading a brief article called " Cultural achievements and the Games ," from the Perseus Project ancient Olympics exhibit . Pindar, The Odes of Pindar including the Principal Fragments with an Introduction and an English Translation by Sir John Sandys, Litt.D., FBA. B. C. Pleiades ancient places geospacial dataset for this text. Olympian Odes: Online version at the Perseus Digital Library. Diane Arnson Svarlien. Pindar. For Megacles of Athens Aletheia (Ancient Greek: ἀλήθεια) is truth or disclosure in philosophy.It was used in Ancient Greek philosophy and revived in the 20th century by Martin Heidegger.. Aletheia is variously translated as "unclosedness", "unconcealedness", "disclosure" or "truth".The literal meaning of the word ἀ–λήθεια is "the state of not being hidden; the state of being evident." References. Pindar Olympian 7. 7. 43-59, where Héraclès, worried by the inclement conditions under which the Olympic Games were to be celebrated, proceeded to pro- tect the weary athlètes from the powerful … B. C. Pythian 9 Photo caption. Please direct any inquiries about the texts themselves to the Perseus Project Webmaster at webmaster@perseus.tufts.edu. B. C. Pythian 10 (The Nemean 6 passage deals with a fundamental unity of gods and humans in Greek … Pindar, Olympian 7, lines 13-17 The boxer Diagoras of Rhodes embodied every quality of the noble ancient athlete. George W. Mooney. Hugh M. Lee. Anacreon 27. Pindar, Olympian 3.33-34: "The Twelve-Turned terma" and the Length of the Four-Horse Chariot Race. For Midas of Acragas Please send us your comments. The main objective of this article is to find, analyse and finally to substantiate indications of the first shoulder replacement in Greek Mythology. Your current position in the text is marked in blue. Ovid 24. 2 comments; share; save; hide. comment; share; save; hide. Terpsichore 7. There is no simple way to replicate its content. Olympian 2 For Theron of Acragas Chariot Race 476 B. C. [1] Songs, rulers of the lyre, what god, what hero, what man shall we celebrate? 3.12 In the first strophe and antistrophe (1-10) of the Third Olympian, Pindar introduces … Download Pleiades ancient places geospacial dataset for this text. Just as appropriately, however, the poem can be described as a brilliant hymn to Rhodes. B. C. Pythian 7 Claudius Aelianus, Claudii Aeliani de natura animalium libri xvii, varia ... Greek text available at the Perseus Digital Library. Commentarie… Chariot Race Olympian 14: Asopichus of Orchomenus, Boys' Foot Race (? For by your favor swift ships are steered on the sea, and on dry land rushing battles and assemblies where counsel is given. Pindar's Life by Basil L. Gildersleeve, in Pindar: The Olympian and Pythian Odes Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Pindar, Olympian Odes, I, 1–64; read by William Mullen Perseus Digital Library Lexicon to Pindar, William J. Slater, De Gruyter 1969: scholarly dictionary for research into Pindar This work is only provided via the Perseus Project at Tufts University. Nemean 1.62-68); or in Olympian X. Ol.7.55 that when Zeus and the immortals were dividing the earth among them, Rhodes was not yet visible in the expanse of the sea, but the island was hidden in the salty depths. 1990. Diagoras also "walks a straight course on a road that hates arrogance." Another of his sons, Dorieus, won no less than three successive Olympic titles in the pankration, along with eight Isthmian victories and seven at Nemea. log ratio; Eutropius 4th cent; Breviarium historiae romanae: 1 0.4 C.. Ol.5.1 Daughter of Ocean, with a smiling heart receive the sweet bloom of lofty excellence and Olympian garlands, the gifts of Psaumis and of his mule car team with untiring feet. No_Favorite. Like Simonides and Bacchylides, Pindar wrote elaborate odes in honor of prize-winning athletes for public performance by singers, dancers, and musicians. Editions by Text Group (43) * indicates part of the core corpus. Most of these were the mythical founders of royal and noble houses who naturally wanted to claim descent from the king of the gods. Demosthenes, Against Leptines.See original text in Perseus program; Homer, Iliad, Book 22–23.See original text in Perseus program; Pausanias, Description of Greece.See original text in Perseus program; Pindar, Sixth Olympian For Hagesias of Syracuse.See original text in Perseus program Plato, Menexenus.See original text in Perseus program Thucydides, History of the … GREEK AUTHORS. Online version at the Perseus Digital Library. Immortalized in one of the most famous odes of the poet Pindar, Diagoras was victorious in not only the Olympic games, but in every other major Greek athlethic festival as well. Pindar Odes. If you have any questions about the Perseus Project texts in the Internet Classics Archive, including the Perseus Project copyright notice, please consult the help pages. Od. The Greek lyric poet Pindar composed odes to celebrate victories at all four Panhellenic Games.Of his fourteen Olympian Odes, glorifying victors at the Ancient Olympic Games, the First was positioned at the beginning of the collection by Aristophanes of Byzantium since it included praise for the games as well as of Pelops, who first competed at Elis (the polis or city-state in which the festival was later staged). The Odes Of Pindar Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. Unknown 12. For Hieron of Syracuse Wikimedia Commons. Then, the sons carried their father on their shoulders while the adoring crowd showered them with flowers and congratulated Diagoras on his sons. Longmans, Green. Works by Pindar at Project Gutenberg; Works by or about Pindar at Internet Archive; Selected odes, marked up to show selected rhetorical and poetic devices Olympian 1, read aloud in Greek, with text and English translation provided Pythian 3, translated by Frank J. Nisetich Pythian 8, 'Approaching Pindar' by William Harris (text, translation, analysis) Pindar by Gregory Crane, in the Perseus Encyclopedia; … The Perseus Project and Beyond How Building a Digital Library Challenges the Humanities and Technology. ? Pindar: Olympian Odes. For Telesicrates of Cyrene If television had existed in the time of the ancient Greek athletes Milo of Kroton, Diagoras of Rhodes, Melankomas of Caria, Polydamas of Skotoussa, and Theagenes of Thasos, no … "On Implied Wishes for Olympic Victory in Pindar," Illinois Classical Studies . 446 The Authoritative Speech of Prose, Poetry, and Song: Pindar and Herodotus I 9. Advanced embedding details, examples, and help! Nemean Odes: Online version at the Perseus Digital Library. Topics GENERALITIES Publisher The University Of Chicago Collection universallibrary Contributor BRAOU … Plautus 22. The kylix depicting pentathletes is an example of pottery and decoration from the late Archaic period. Immortalized in one of the most famous odes of the poet Pindar, Diagoras was victorious in not only the Olympic games, but in every other major Greek athlethic festival as well. List of works by Pindar, part of the Internet Classics Archive. Click anywhere in the 275. B. C. Pythian 5 Greek text available at the Perseus Digital Library. ?470 or 468. But, Father Zeus, you who rule over the ridges of Atabyrium, grant honor to the hymn ordained in praise of an Olympian victor, Ol.7.89 and to the man who has found excellence as a boxer, and grant to him honored grace Ol.7.90 in the eyes of both citizens and strangers. Chariot Race In order to … Owned by Hieron I, tyrant of Syracuse, Pherenikos is celebrated in the victory odes of both Pindar and Bacchylides. (6): Cross-references in general dictionaries to this page But, Father Zeus, you who rule over the ridges of Atabyrium, grant honor to the hymn ordained in praise of an Olympian victor, Ol.7.89 and to the man who has found excellence as a boxer, and grant to him honored grace Ol.7.90 in the eyes of both citizens and strangers. "Allusive Artistry and Vergil's Revisionary Program: Eclogues . Pindar, The Odes of Pindar including the Principal Fragments with an Introduction and an English Translation by Sir John Sandys, Litt.D., FBA. In his Ode for Diagoras, Olympian 7,  Pindar praises the boxer as a "fair-fighter" and a "gigantic" man. 1–7 of 7 lemmas; 7 tokens (6,253 in … Moreover, Diagoras lived to witness the Olympic victories of his two sons Damagetos and Akousilaos. For he walks a straight course on a road that hates arrogance, knowing clearly the sound prophetic wisdom of his good ancestors. Live from Ancient Olympia! Olympian 5 For Psaumis of Camarina Mule Car Race?460 or 456 B. We have no exact record of his career, but it is clear that Diagoras was a legend in his own time. [1.2] MEDOUSA (Pindar Olympian Ode, Nonnus Dionysiaca 24.270) ENCYCLOPEDIA. Aeschines: [8] However, the twelve as most commonly portrayed in art and poetry were Zeus, Hera, Poseidon, Demeter, Athena, Apollo, Artemis, Ares, Aphrodite, Hephaestus, Hermes … “Olympian Ode 1″ is one of the best known of the many victory poems of the ancient Greek lyric poet Pindar.It celebrates the victory of Hieron, the tyrant of Syracuse, in the prestigious single horse race at the Olympic Games of 476 BCE. For Hippocleas of Thessaly Hesiod, Catalogue of Women from … Diane Arnson Svarlien. He himself was a periodoniēs (winner at all four major games), while three of his sons and two of his grandsons were Olympic victors. Transform Our World. Current location in this text. Olympia crowned three generations of Diagoras' family, adding to the fame that the boxer won in his own right and no doubt fueling other legends of the immortal ancestry of the Diagoras family. 474 PE′GASUS (Pêgasos). Alcæus 20. In the early to mid 20th-century, Martin Heidegger brought renewed attention to the concept of aletheia, by relating it to the notion of disclosure, or the way in which things appear as entities in the world.While he initially referred to aletheia as "truth", specifically a form that is pre-Socratic in origin, Heidegger eventually corrected this interpretation, writing: . B. C. Pythian 2 EMBED. In Pindar, the word ainos is used to mean “praise,” which fits the purpose of his poems as celebrating athletic victors, as here in the short poem Olympian 11, which I quote in full: There is a time when men’s need for winds is the greatest, and a time for waters from the sky, the rainy offspring of clouds. Chariot Race For Hieron of Syracuse 490 Chariot Race Heidegger at aletheia. For Arcesilas of Cyrene work count freq. Pherenikos, whose name means "victory-bearer", was "the most famous racehorse in antiquity". One of them is a short biography that was discovered in 1961 on an Egyptian papyrus dating from at least 200 AD (P.Oxy.2438).The other four are historic collections that weren't finalized until some 1600 years after Pindar's death: 1. In these complex poems, Pindar commemorates the achievement of athletes and powerful … Indeed, Pisa belongs to Zeus; and Heracles established the Olympic festival, as the finest trophy of battle; [5] and Theron must be proclaimed because of his victorious four-horse chariot, Theron who is just in … passage citation e.g. Thalia 9. log ratio; Eutropius 4th cent; Breviarium historiae romanae: 1 0.4 Please direct any inquiries about the texts themselves to the Perseus Project Webmaster at webmaster@perseus.tufts.edu. Commentary references to this page "Hesiod's Fable of the Hawk and the Nightingale … Pindar, Olympian and Isthmian 8 A major literary source of information about Greek myth is the choral lyic poetry of Pindar. Enter a Perseus citation to go to another section or work. line to jump to another position: The Annenberg CPB/Project provided support for entering this text. Pindar, The Odes of Pindar including the Principal Fragments … urn:cts:greekLit:tlg0033.tlg001.perseus-grc2:7.15. read in Scaife Viewer . 470 Initial work concentrated exclusively on ancient Greek culture, using … It … Pindar Scholia; Scholia in Pindarum Olympian Odes: 6 0.9 Passages (1 of 7) remove Pindar, Isthmean. Pherenikos, whose name means "victory-bearer", was "the most famous racehorse in antiquity". Nemean Odes: Online version at the Perseus Digital Library. We studied the myth of “The Cutting of Pelops” (Greek: “Kρɛουργία Πέλοποζ”), as told be the ancient writers, P. Ovidius Naso (known as Ovid) , Apollodorus , Pausanias , Pindar , P. Vergilius Maro (known as Virgil or Vergil) and Pliny the Elder . report; 4. Urania 10. [6] Membership. Online version at the Topos Text Project. Your current position in the text is marked in blue. Such legends were a common means of explaining how mortal men could perform "super-human" athletic achivements. yes. Cornelius Gallus 26. 474 or EMBED (for wordpress.com hosted blogs and archive.org item tags) Want more? B. C. Pythian 11 Horace 28. For Arcesilas of Cyrene 1990. Gaius Julius Hyginus, Fabulae from The Myths of Hyginus translated and edited by Mary Grant. page 1 of 1 SHOW ALL. Works by Pindar at Project Gutenberg; The Odes of Pindar translated into English with notes, D.W.Turner, A Moore, Bohm Classical Library (1852), digitalized by Google; Pindar – translations and notes by Reverend C.A.Wheelwright, printed by A.J.Valpy, M.A., London (1830): digitalized by Google; Audio / video. In ancient Greek religion, the "Olympian Gods" and the "Cults of Twelve Gods" were often relatively distinct concepts. For Aristomenes of Aegina Pindar, Olympian 7, lines 13-17: The boxer Diagoras of Rhodes embodied every quality of the noble ancient athlete. While the number was fixed at twelve, [7] there was considerable variation as to which deities were included. Diagoras of Rhodes was probably the most famous boxer in antiquity. Sannazzaro 25. Greek poet Pindar born. Scribe 16. For Xenocrates of Acragas Pindar and Homer, Athlete and Hero 8. When Perseus struck off the head of Medusa, with whom Poseidon had had intercourse in the form of a horse or a bird, there sprang forth from her Chrysaor and the horse Pegasus.