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Autolycus

(ɔːˈtɒlɪkəs)
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(Celestial Objects) a crater in the NW quadrant of the moon about 38 km in diameter and 3000 m deep

Autolycus

(ɔːˈtɒlɪkəs)
n
(Classical Myth & Legend) Greek myth a thief who stole cattle from his neighbour Sisyphus and prevented him from recognizing them by making them invisible
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Wenden wir uns Xenophons Symposion zu, so werden wir Zeuge eines Gastmahls, das Kallias (ca 450-370), der Sohn des Hyponikos seinem Liebling Autolykos als einem der Preistrager der Panathenischen Spiele des Jahres 421 v.
Dieser Zug fehlt, wie wir im Folgenden zu zeigen gedenken, auch seinem Symposion nicht, in dem sprachlich ein uberaus weites Feld abgedeckt wird, das von dem Verlauf des Gastmahls mit seinen Darbietungen, nicht zu vergessen dem zu andachtigem Schweigen notigenden Zauber, den die Schonheit des Knaben Autolykos, Sohn des Lykon, ausstrahlte, uber athletisches Training bis zu den Bemuhungen um die Erhaltung bzw.
Synopsis: As a young boy in Ithaca, Odysseus listens in wonder to his grandfather Autolykos, a man feared by many across the land as a ruthless fighter.
Other desires could certainly be discussed (as in Clouds, by both Arguments) and our image of comic objects of desire might perhaps change if we had more of Eupolis's Autolykos I and II, but visual representation of male sexual desire remains largely consistent in Aristophanes.
Pax 520; the statue is mocked by Eupolis, Autolykos, fr.
331-35) to visiting Autolykos so as to get gifts which his grandfather had promised him.
Two minor groups who moved in the same circles are young men of exceptional good looks (like Lykon's son Autolykos, or Demos son of Pyrilampes) and society hangers-on known for their witty conversation (like Lysistratos and Thouphrastos).
15) Hermes is also credited with granting Odysseus' grandfather Autolykos excellence in 'thievery and the oath' (Od.
Homer, Socrates notes, is especially fond of Odysseus' grandfather, a man named Autolykos (roughly, "Lone Wolf").