Idomeneus


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Idomeneus

(aɪˈdɒmɪˌnjuːs)
n
(Classical Myth & Legend) Greek myth a king of Crete who fought on the Greek side in the Trojan War
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Idomeneus, again, lost no men at sea, and all his followers who escaped death in the field got safe home with him to Crete.
But of this we will take thought hereafter; for the present, let us draw a ship into the sea, and find a crew for her expressly; let us put a hecatomb on board, and let us send Chryseis also; further, let some chief man among us be in command, either Ajax, or Idomeneus, or yourself, son of Peleus, mighty warrior that you are, that we may offer sacrifice and appease the the anger of the god."
67-74) And from Crete the mighty Idomeneus sought her to wife, Deucalion's son, offspring of renowned Minos.
A) Larva de Parides pizarro pizarro sobre hojas de Aristolochia ruiziana; B) Larva Morpho menelaus occidentals sobre hoja de Bauhinia brachycalyx; C) Larva de Morpho helenor theodorus sobre hoja de Platymiscium stipulare; D) Larva de Archaeoprepona demophon muson sobre hoja de Siparuna bifida; E) Larva de Caligo idomeneus idomenides sobre hoja de Heliconia caribaea x Heliconia bihai; F) Larva de Mechanitis polymnia sobre hoja de Solanum appressum.
Like the mythical character, she will lead the hero to the mystery of the island, to the centre of a fertility ritual, and she will help him kill the beast inside (in this case her own father, Idomeneus).
For what is uncovered by the poem's intellectual striptease--peeling back 'pleat upon pleat' of interpretation, 'veiling and unveiling the torso of some male mystery'--are actual men's bodies, from the Ballet Bejart's 'Titanic dancers' to the remembered 'statue of Idomeneus' who 'disrobes' in Duncan's imagination (pp.
For the Bavarian court, he produced Idomeneo, which tells of the return of the king of Crete, Idomeneus, from the Trojan War.
(76.) In fact, the return home can also be quite dramatic: Agamemnon is killed by his wife's lover, Diomedes finds that his wife has taken a lover, Idomeneus's wife is killed by her lover.
With Apollo helping Eumelus' mares, Athena intervenes on behalf of Diomedes while, on the sidelines, the spectators Ajax and Idomeneus argue over their respective favorites.
To answer her questions he invents a long tale of being a brother of Idomeneus and coming from Crete.
Up stood the son of Atreus, wide-ruling Agamemnon, and Meriones rose too, Idomeneus' brave lieutenant.