Flashcards in The Odyssey Chapters1-5 Deck (29):
In Media Res
In the midst of things
Immortal frame, rumor, or renown
One of the major four tribes in which the people of Classical Greeks divided themselves.
The son of Eupeithes
A nymph in Greek Mythology also the daughter of Titan Atlas
The daughter of Ops and granddaughter of Peisenor
The mythical king of Lanconia
The son of Clytemnestra and Agamemnon
The son of Odysseus
The son of Neleus and Chloris the King of Pylos
Lengthy narrative poem
A term used to characterize a person or thing.
The son of Thyestes and of Thyestes' daughter, Pelopia
The daughter of Zeus and the Greek and Roman God of Wisdom.
The wife of Agamemnon and ruler of the Ancient Greek Kingdom
the daughter of Zeus and Leda, and was a sister of Castor, Pollux, and was the sister of Castor, Pollux, and Clytemnestra
The king of Sparta and the younger son of Atreus
Is the faithful of Odysseus
The goddess who forms herself as Mentor
The hero of the Trojan War
Excessive pride toward or defiance of the gods leading to nemesis
A simile developed over several lines of verse, especially one used in an epic poem.
the son of king Atreus and queen Aerope of Mycenae, the brother of Menelaus, the husband of Clytemnestra.
The King of Mycenae, the son of Pelops and Hippodamia.
A daughter of the shape- shifting sea god Proteus.
The island which Odysseus was on after the Trojan War.
The son of Alcimus or Anchialus or Heracles and Asopis.
An early sea-god, on of Poseidon sons.