Aeschylus

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Aes·chy·lus

 (ĕs′kə-ləs, ē′skə-) 525-456 bc.
Greek tragic dramatist whose plays were the first to include two actors in addition to the chorus. Only 7 of his 90 dramas survive, including the Oresteia trilogy (458).

Aes′chy·le′an (-lē′ən) adj.

Aeschylus

(ˈiːskələs)
n
(Biography) ?525–?456 bc, Greek dramatist, regarded as the father of Greek tragedy. Seven of his plays are extant, including Seven Against Thebes, The Persians, Prometheus Bound, and the trilogy of the Oresteia
Aeschylean adj

Aes•chy•lus

(ˈɛs kə ləs)

n.
525–456 B.C., Greek poet and playwright.
Aes`chy•le′an, adj.
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Translations
Aeschylus

Aeschylus

[ˈiːskɪləs] NEsquilo

Aeschylus

nAischylos m, → Äschylus m

Aeschylus

[ˈiːskələs] nEschilo
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Navigation names on side walls rocks and roofs written in columns wooden statues, EUNOMOS, KALLIMACHOS, AISCHYLOS, AMPHISTHENES, LYSIKRATES, NIKAGORAS.
2004) Dramaturgie und Ideologie: Der politische Mythos in den Hikesiedramen des Aischylos, Sophokles und Euripides, Munchen-Leipzig.
The theater ensemble of the Tegel prison gives a performance based on works by Aischylos, Heiner Muller, Samuel Beckett, Jean-Paul Sartre, but also tailor-written texts and folk songs that chronicle the bloody history of the Atrides dynasty.
12) A minha traducao de Esquilo apoia-se na de Oskar Werner, em Aischylos (1966).
iii) Importantly, there are no characters who are fictionalised representations of contemporary politicians (such as a barely disguised Kleon in Knights), philosophers (Sokrates in Clouds), or poets (Euripides and Aischylos in Frogs).
The latter two treat her death as an act of sacrifice, while Aischylos understands it as murder, identifying it as an outrageous and unacceptable offering.
Snell, Aischylos und das Handeln im Drama, Leipzig, 1928, trad, it.
Eine griechische Wortpragung auf ihrem Wege von Aischylos bis Theodoros Metochites>>, Anzeiger.
See Annaliese Kossatz-Deissmann, Dramen des Aischylos auf Westgriechischen Vasen (Mainz: von Zabern, 1978), 98-100, pl.