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32 terms
Black Ships Before Troy
discord
strait
soothsayer
firebrand
Lack of agreement or harmony
A narrow channel joining two larger bodies of water
Someone who makes predictions of the future
Someone who deliberately starts trouble
discord
Lack of agreement or harmony
strait
A narrow channel joining two larger bodies of water
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Black Ships Before Troy
Achilles
Agamemnon
Ajax
Amazon
Greek war hero who was the son of Thetis and Peleus. Told his…
High king over all the kings in Greece.
Tallest and strongest of all the Greek war host. Fights Hecto…
Warrior women that Paris brings to Troy to fight against the…
Achilles
Greek war hero who was the son of Thetis and Peleus. Told his…
Agamemnon
High king over all the kings in Greece.
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Black Ships Before Troy
Soothsayer
Pyre
Omen
Ambush
Fortune teller
Wood heaped for burning a dead body as a funeral rite
A sign of something about to happen
To attack from a place of hiding
Soothsayer
Fortune teller
Pyre
Wood heaped for burning a dead body as a funeral rite
39 terms
Black Ships Before Troy
realms
discord
avenge
soothsayer
a region/ kingdom
Conflicting
to seek revenge
fortuneteller
realms
a region/ kingdom
discord
Conflicting
25 terms
Black Ships Before Troy
myth
weary
summons
conceal
traditional story that attempts to answer questions about the…
getting tired
a call from an authority to appear somewhere of do something
hide something and keep it from being seen
myth
traditional story that attempts to answer questions about the…
weary
getting tired
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Black Ships Before Troy - Characters
Achilles
Agamemnon
Cryseis
Hector
disguised as a maiden by King Lycomedes. His mother dipped hi…
High King
she was captured in war, then returned to her father by Agame…
Trojan War leader and brother of Paris
Achilles
disguised as a maiden by King Lycomedes. His mother dipped hi…
Agamemnon
High King
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Black Ships Before Troy
Bade
Citadel
Distaff
Crags
Persuade
A Fortress
A spindel
A cliff or ledge of rock
Bade
Persuade
Citadel
A Fortress
43 terms
Black Ships Before Troy
Patroclus
Achilles
Hector
Aphrodite
Achilles' best friend (Greek)
Greek warrior
Paris' older brother (rightful heir to Troy), war leader
goddess of love
Patroclus
Achilles' best friend (Greek)
Achilles
Greek warrior
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Black Ships before Troy
Mymidons
Aegean sea
Troy
Mount idea
Warlike Thessalin people led by Achilles at the siege of Troy
The sea that Troy sits on
A great city surrounded by strong walls, and standing on a hi…
The location where Paris met Oenone
Mymidons
Warlike Thessalin people led by Achilles at the siege of Troy
Aegean sea
The sea that Troy sits on
16 terms
Black Ships Before Troy
Achilles
Agamemnon
Ajax
Amazon
Greek war hero who was the son of Thetis and Peleus. Told his…
High king over all the kings in Greece.
Tallest and strongest of all the Greek war host. Fights Hecto…
Warrior women that Paris brings to Troy to fight against the…
Achilles
Greek war hero who was the son of Thetis and Peleus. Told his…
Agamemnon
High king over all the kings in Greece.
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black ships before troy
allied
surpassed
realms
vengeance
united for a common cause
exceeded; went beyond all others
royal domain or kingdom
seek revenge
allied
united for a common cause
surpassed
exceeded; went beyond all others
17 terms
Black Ships Before Troy
Achilles
Agamemnon
Ajax
Amazon
Greek war hero who was the son of Thetis and Peleus. Told his…
High king over all the kings in Greece.
Tallest and strongest of all the Greek war host. Fights Hecto…
Warrior women that Paris brings to Troy to fight against the…
Achilles
Greek war hero who was the son of Thetis and Peleus. Told his…
Agamemnon
High king over all the kings in Greece.
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Black ships before troy
How did Achilles react to the new of P…
What part did Achilles play in helping…
What two things needed to be done befo…
Who was Zanthus and what warning did h…
He went wild with grief - flung himself face down beside the…
He climbed the highest rampart and stood there and shouted at…
1) needed armor... 2) he had to make peace with Agamemnon - a sa…
He told Achilles that he would die soon. Achilles will fight…
How did Achilles react to the new of P…
He went wild with grief - flung himself face down beside the…
What part did Achilles play in helping…
He climbed the highest rampart and stood there and shouted at…
44 terms
black ships before troy
who dressed up like a girl to avoid ba…
who doesn't like to fight?
who is an honorable trojan?
who accidentally kills their sister?
achilles
...
...
pensilthea
who dressed up like a girl to avoid ba…
achilles
who doesn't like to fight?
...
20 terms
Black Ships Before Troy
discord
soothsayer
firebrand
prophecy
conflict; lack of harmony
fortuneteller
person who stirs up trouble or revolt
A prediction; foretelling of future events
discord
conflict; lack of harmony
soothsayer
fortuneteller
34 terms
Black Ships Before Troy
These two engaged in the first round o…
Early on, she decided the truce should…
These two spied on the Trojans:
She is a sea nymph and mother to Achil…
Menelaus and Paris
Athene
Diomedes and Odysseus
Thetis
These two engaged in the first round o…
Menelaus and Paris
Early on, she decided the truce should…
Athene
69 terms
Black Ships Before Troy
What does epic poetry start with?
Who is the speaker in epic poetry?
How do epic poems start?
What is epic poetry? What is included…
An invocation (prayer) , which includes poetic inspiration fr…
Narrator who tells the story
In the middle of action (in media res)
Long narrative that relates the deeds of a hero; speeches by…
What does epic poetry start with?
An invocation (prayer) , which includes poetic inspiration fr…
Who is the speaker in epic poetry?
Narrator who tells the story
26 terms
Black Ships before Troy
Who is Dolan?
Who is King Rhesus
Thrace/Thracian
What two characters come up with plans…
Trojan warrior, not very smart, loves horses. Sent to spy on…
Leader of the Tracian people, Ally of Troy and owns the stron…
Thrace is an ally of Troy. The Thracian warriors recently arr…
Menelaus comes up with the idea for the Greeks to spy on Troy…
Who is Dolan?
Trojan warrior, not very smart, loves horses. Sent to spy on…
Who is King Rhesus
Leader of the Tracian people, Ally of Troy and owns the stron…
16 terms
Black Ships Before Troy
Achilles
Agamemnon
Cryseis
Hector
disguised as a maiden by King Lycomedes. His mother dipped hi…
High King
she was captured in war, then returned to her father by Agame…
Trojan War leader and brother of Paris
Achilles
disguised as a maiden by King Lycomedes. His mother dipped hi…
Agamemnon
High King
10 terms
"Black Ships before Troy" Vocab.
myth
legend
weary
summons
a story that was created to explain natural mysteries of the…
stories about real people and are based on some degree of his…
to get tired of something, either physically or mentally
a call or notice by an authority to appear somewhere or do so…
myth
a story that was created to explain natural mysteries of the…
legend
stories about real people and are based on some degree of his…
20 terms
Black Ships Before Troy Vocabulary
immortal
donning
cease
resourceful
(adj) living forever; never dying
(verb) putting on
(verb) to end or stop
(adj) having the ability to find quick and clever ways to ove…
immortal
(adj) living forever; never dying
donning
(verb) putting on
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Peleus
Thetis
Eris
Hera
King of the Myrmidons
Queen of the Myrmidons ( the nymph of the Silver Feet
The goddess of Discord
Queen of the Gods
Peleus
King of the Myrmidons
Thetis
Queen of the Myrmidons ( the nymph of the Silver Feet
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Aphrodite
Apollo
Athena
Cronus
goddess of love and beauty
god of truth, light and understanding
goddess of wisdom, arts crafts, and war
ruler of the Titans
Aphrodite
goddess of love and beauty
Apollo
god of truth, light and understanding
25 terms
Black Ship Before Troy
summon
siege
swaggered
scorn
call together
surround a city in attempt to capture
walk in boastful, arrogant manner
total contempt or disgust felt for another
summon
call together
siege
surround a city in attempt to capture
16 terms
Black Ships Before Troy - characters
Achilles
Agamemnon
Chryseis
Hector
disguised as a maiden by King Lycomedes. His mother dipped hi…
High King
she was captured in war, then returned to her father by Agame…
Trojan War leader and brother of Paris
Achilles
disguised as a maiden by King Lycomedes. His mother dipped hi…
Agamemnon
High King
25 terms
Black Ships before Troy-Names
King of Troy
Queen of Troy
Youngest Trojan prince, abandoned at b…
King of the gods of Mount Olympus
Priam
Hecuba
Paris
Zeus
King of Troy
Priam
Queen of Troy
Hecuba
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Black Ships Before Troy
realms
discord
avenge
soothslayer
kingdom
disagreement
to seek revenge
foresees the future
realms
kingdom
discord
disagreement
16 terms
Black Ships Before Troy
Achilles
Agamemnon
Cryseis
Hector
disguised as a maiden by King Lycomedes. His mother dipped hi…
High King
she was captured in war, then returned to her father by Agame…
Trojan War leader and brother of Paris
Achilles
disguised as a maiden by King Lycomedes. His mother dipped hi…
Agamemnon
High King
16 terms
Black Ships Before Troy 3
Plunged
Surged
heralds
pyres
to cause to penetrate or enter quickly and forcibly into some…
to move very quickly and suddenly in a particular direction
a sign that something will happen; an official messenger in t…
a combustible heap for burning a dead body as a funeral rite;
Plunged
to cause to penetrate or enter quickly and forcibly into some…
Surged
to move very quickly and suddenly in a particular direction
15 terms
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mortal
midst
discord
avenge
subject to death
the middle area or part of something
lack of agreement between people, ideas, etc.
to harm or punish someone who has harmed you or someone or so…
mortal
subject to death
midst
the middle area or part of something
40 terms
Black Ships Before Troy - Characters
Hector
King Priam
Helen
Menelaus
War leader of the Trojan army
Father of Hector and Paris
Married to Menelaus
Paris stole his wife
Hector
War leader of the Trojan army
King Priam
Father of Hector and Paris
19 terms
"Black Ships Before Troy"-Characters
King of Troy
Queen of Troy
Youngest Trojan prince, abandoned at b…
King of the gods of Mount Olympus
Priam
Hecuba
Paris
Zeus
King of Troy
Priam
Queen of Troy
Hecuba
30 terms
Black ships before Troy
Soothsayer
Bade
Immortals
Nymph
Future teller
A command
A supreme being like the gods
A mythological spirit
Soothsayer
Future teller
Bade
A command
9 terms
Black ships Before Troy
Menelaus
Achilles
Patroclaus
Odysseus
Hogh King o Greece
Son of Thetis, immortal except for the heel
Achilles's sword brother
King of Ithacai
Menelaus
Hogh King o Greece
Achilles
Son of Thetis, immortal except for the heel
29 terms
Black ships before Troy
Peleus
Thetis
Eris
Hera
King of the Myrmidons
Queen of the Myrmidons ( the nymph of the Silver Feet
The goddess of Discord
Queen of the Gods
Peleus
King of the Myrmidons
Thetis
Queen of the Myrmidons ( the nymph of the Silver Feet
10 terms
black ships before troy
crimson
rallied
reins
threshold
a deep to vivid purplish red to vivid red
called together for a common purpose; assembled
long narrow straps used to control an animal
an entrance or a doorway
crimson
a deep to vivid purplish red to vivid red
rallied
called together for a common purpose; assembled
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purposes of an epic poem
epic hero
character archetype
plot archetype
to entertain, learn or teach
whose goal is to save its nation or its people?
familiar individual such s wise leader, rebel, damsel in dist…
details such as setting and character may change but ____ lin…
purposes of an epic poem
to entertain, learn or teach
epic hero
whose goal is to save its nation or its people?
28 terms
Black Ships before Troy
discord
avenge
immortal
foretold
disagreement
to get even
to live forever
to predict something
discord
disagreement
avenge
to get even
16 terms
Black Ships Before Troy
Achilles
Agamemnon
Cryseis
Hector
disguised as a maiden by King Lycomedes. His mother dipped hi…
High King
she was captured in war, then returned to her father by Agame…
Trojan War leader and brother of Paris
Achilles
disguised as a maiden by King Lycomedes. His mother dipped hi…
Agamemnon
High King
29 terms
Black ships before troy
Fleets
Hewed
Beseeching
Blotted
the largest group of naval vessels under one commander, organ…
chop or cut (something, especially wood) with an ax, pick, or…
ask (someone) urgently and fervently to do something; implore…
a spot or stain, especially of ink on paper.
Fleets
the largest group of naval vessels under one commander, organ…
Hewed
chop or cut (something, especially wood) with an ax, pick, or…
15 terms
Black Ships Before Troy 2
Allied
Pestilence
Brooding
Summon
joined in a relationship in which people, groups, countries e…
a disease that causes many people to die
to think a lot about something in an unhappy way
to order (someone) to come to a place
Allied
joined in a relationship in which people, groups, countries e…
Pestilence
a disease that causes many people to die
Black Ships before Troy-Names
King of Troy
Queen of Troy
Youngest Trojan prince, abandoned at b…
King of the gods of Mount Olympus
Priam
Hecuba
Paris
Zeus
King of Troy
Priam
Queen of Troy
Hecuba
29 terms
Black ships before troy
Peleus
Thetis
Eris
Hera
King of the myrmidons
Queen of the myrmidons
Goddess of discord
Queen of the gods
Peleus
King of the myrmidons
Thetis
Queen of the myrmidons
19 terms
Black ships before troy
Peleus
Thetis
Eris
Hera
king of myrmidons
a sea nymph, Peleus' wife
the goddess of discord
wife of Zeus
Peleus
king of myrmidons
Thetis
a sea nymph, Peleus' wife
10 terms
Black ships before Troy
assembled
bid
discord
hearth
Gathered together
order; command
disharmony; conflict
fireplace; dwelling
assembled
Gathered together
bid
order; command
18 terms
Black ships before Troy
Discord 1
Avenge 2
Fairest 2
Ill-will 2
Diffrence in opion or disagrement
To get revenge
Most beautiful
Bad feeling
Discord 1
Diffrence in opion or disagrement
Avenge 2
To get revenge
20 terms
Black Ships Before Troy
realms
discord
avenge
soothsayer
kingdom
disagreement
inflict harm in return for harm done
person the sees/tells the future
realms
kingdom
discord
disagreement
25 terms
Black Ships before Troy - Names
King of Troy
Queen of Troy
Youngest Trojan prince, abandoned at b…
King of the gods of Mount Olympus
Priam
Hecuba
Paris
Zeus
King of Troy
Priam
Queen of Troy
Hecuba
36 terms
Black ships before troy
Eris
Paris
Aphrodite, a beautiful woman
Hero
the goddess of discourse who tossed down the golden apple
a prince who got what he wanted
the goddess of beauty. What did she promise Paris?
the wife of Zeus and the queen of all gods
Eris
the goddess of discourse who tossed down the golden apple
Paris
a prince who got what he wanted
14 terms
Black Ships Before Troy
Paris
Hector
King Rhesus
Apollo
steals Helen from Menelaus... is a trojan
fights ajax and gives him a silver sword... kills patrolclus... kil…
his killed and his men leave the trojans
revives hector
Paris
steals Helen from Menelaus... is a trojan
Hector
fights ajax and gives him a silver sword... kills patrolclus... kil…
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