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Homer and the Iliad
Homer
Iliad
Odyssey
golden apple
greatest Greek poet... lived before 700 BCE... from Ionia... author of…
story in poem form of terrible events which led up to the sac…
story in poem form of Odysseus return from Troy to Greece and…
an irresistibly shiny bauble ... offered to Juno, Minerva, and V…
Homer
greatest Greek poet... lived before 700 BCE... from Ionia... author of…
Iliad
story in poem form of terrible events which led up to the sac…
29 terms
Iliad by Homer
Agamemnon
Clytemnestra
Iphigenia
Menelaus
King of Mycenae, son of Atreus and brother of Menelaus
Wife of Agamemnon, daughter of King Tyndareus and Queen Leda…
Daughter of Agamemnon and Clytemnestra
King of Sparta
Agamemnon
King of Mycenae, son of Atreus and brother of Menelaus
Clytemnestra
Wife of Agamemnon, daughter of King Tyndareus and Queen Leda…
27 terms
The Childrens Homer
clamor
disconsolate
wooer
immortal
Loud noise
(adj.) deeply unhappy or dejected; without hope, beyond conso…
A man pursuing the love of a woman
Able to live forever
clamor
Loud noise
disconsolate
(adj.) deeply unhappy or dejected; without hope, beyond conso…
Homer and Sophocles
About the bow
Legend related to Odysseus
About the opening of the door
Penelope's characterisation
Epithet- "great weapon"
Heracles and Iphitus, epic digression
Key aiming straight and true, shot back the bolts
"Inspired Penelope" ... "Cradled the bow" ... "Drew her glistening…
About the bow
Epithet- "great weapon"
Legend related to Odysseus
Heracles and Iphitus, epic digression
28 terms
Homer and the Iliad
Homer
Achaeans
Trojans
Helen
a poet; wrote the Iliad and odyssey; questionable existence
Greeks or Argives
people of Troy
the most beautiful woman on earth; wife to Menelaus and stole…
Homer
a poet; wrote the Iliad and odyssey; questionable existence
Achaeans
Greeks or Argives
10 terms
Odyssey by Homer
Odysseus
Penelope
Athene
Poseidon
Want to go home 20 years later, married to Penelope, asked fo…
Married to Odysseus, people are ready to marry him since they…
Comes to help but not as her self,
King of Sea, father to Polyphemus (cyclops) Made Odysseys tri…
Odysseus
Want to go home 20 years later, married to Penelope, asked fo…
Penelope
Married to Odysseus, people are ready to marry him since they…
24 terms
introduction to homer
mythos
logos
Art
THETIS
Story/myths... A story important enough to a culture that it tel…
Word/story/literature (the art of stories)... Everything that se…
Thetis & Peleus wrestling
Goddess of water that Zeus was after... With Zeus: prophecy that…
mythos
Story/myths... A story important enough to a culture that it tel…
logos
Word/story/literature (the art of stories)... Everything that se…
16 terms
The Iliad Of Homer
illium translation
Iliad Translation
Composed
Setting
troy
song of illium
750Bce
Bronze Age 3300-1300
illium translation
troy
Iliad Translation
song of illium
6 terms
Winslow Homer
when was winslow homer born?
what medium did winslow like to use?
where was winslow born?
when did winslow homer die?
1836
oil paints, water colors, pencil, etching
Boston
1910
when was winslow homer born?
1836
what medium did winslow like to use?
oil paints, water colors, pencil, etching
140 terms
Odyssey-Homer
Epic Poetry
What does epic poetry usually contain?
What does epic mean?
How was epic told?
is a long narrative poem about the deeds of heroes and gods.
adventure, obstacles, vast setting, a hero, and supernatural…
Story or poem in Greek.
Told by oral tradition.
Epic Poetry
is a long narrative poem about the deeds of heroes and gods.
What does epic poetry usually contain?
adventure, obstacles, vast setting, a hero, and supernatural…
20 terms
The odyssey by homer
Apollo
Athena
Calypso
Charybdis
the ancient Greek and Roman god of light, healing, music, poe…
the virgin deity of the ancient Greeks worshiped as the godde…
a sea nymph who detained Odysseus on the island of Ogygia for…
a whirlpool in the Strait of Messina off the NE coast of Sici…
Apollo
the ancient Greek and Roman god of light, healing, music, poe…
Athena
the virgin deity of the ancient Greeks worshiped as the godde…
23 terms
The Odyssey by Homer
hubris
tragic hero
polutropon
demos
excess pride, cocky
goes through a journey/quest; suffers/loses self; finds self…
intelligent, crafty
the people of city-state
hubris
excess pride, cocky
tragic hero
goes through a journey/quest; suffers/loses self; finds self…
8 terms
Biography of Homer
Sometime between the 12th and 8th cent…
The epic poems the Iliad and the odyssey
750 BC all they way back to 1200 BC
They lay claim to homer as their nativ…
When was he born?
What is he famous for?
Birthdate guesses?
What do seven cities lay claim to?
Sometime between the 12th and 8th cent…
When was he born?
The epic poems the Iliad and the odyssey
What is he famous for?
37 terms
Homer and Socrates
Agon
Arete
Ethics
Exemplar
Struggle or contest
Moral Value
why you believe what you believe
Role modle
Agon
Struggle or contest
Arete
Moral Value
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The Age of Homer
About the same time the Mycenaean civi…
As the Mycenaean power faded, people s…
From 1100 B.C to 800 B.C, _________ ci…
People forgot many skills including th…
Dorians
abandoned
Greek
art of writing
About the same time the Mycenaean civi…
Dorians
As the Mycenaean power faded, people s…
abandoned
23 terms
The Odyssey by Homer
odysseus
Telemachus
Penelope
Athena
the protagonist in the poem
Odysseus son;infant when Odysseus left for war
Wife of odysseus
goddess of wisdom and warfare
odysseus
the protagonist in the poem
Telemachus
Odysseus son;infant when Odysseus left for war
39 terms
The Odyssey By Homer
Invocation
Relent
Gorge
Impunity
The act or process of petitoning for help or support;prayer
To cease resistance;give in
To partake of something in large amounts;to consume greedily
Freedom from punishment or harm
Invocation
The act or process of petitoning for help or support;prayer
Relent
To cease resistance;give in
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Age of Homer
Through the time of the __________
Homer was a _____________ who sang epi…
His most famous epics were _______ and…
Epics include
myceneaeans
Blind poet. ... Greek mythology
Iliad and Odessy
Fact, fiction(fantasy), mythology, or history
Through the time of the __________
myceneaeans
Homer was a _____________ who sang epi…
Blind poet. ... Greek mythology
10 terms
The Odyssey by Homer
Alcinous
Odysseus
Calypso
Circe
King of the Phaeacians, to whom Odysseus tells his story.
King of Ithaca.
Sea goddess who loved Odysseus.
Enchantress who helped Odysseus.
Alcinous
King of the Phaeacians, to whom Odysseus tells his story.
Odysseus
King of Ithaca.
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The Odyssey by Homer
Odysseus
Penelope
Circe
Telemachus
The central character in the Odyssey, he epitomizes the Homer…
Odysseus' wife who remains in Ithica, waiting for her husband…
A beautiful witch-goddess who turns Odysseus' crew into swine…
Son of Odysseus and Penelope, at the beginning of the epic he…
Odysseus
The central character in the Odyssey, he epitomizes the Homer…
Penelope
Odysseus' wife who remains in Ithica, waiting for her husband…
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Homer Notes
A ________ is a long story told in ele…
Most epics include elements of ____, l…
The tone of an epic is usually?
The language of an epic is usually?
epic
myth
serious
grand
A ________ is a long story told in ele…
epic
Most epics include elements of ____, l…
myth
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lliad by Homer
Agamemnon
Achilles
Patroclus
Meneleas
Father of Ipnigenia
Kills Hecto and pulls his body around town
Wears Achilles armor in the war, and is killed by Hector!
Married to helen that was given to Apollo by Aphrodite for th…
Agamemnon
Father of Ipnigenia
Achilles
Kills Hecto and pulls his body around town
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The Odyssey - By Homer
Plunder
Formidable
Guile
detain
Took goods by force; looted
of discouraging or awesome strength, awestruck
cunning
delay
Plunder
Took goods by force; looted
Formidable
of discouraging or awesome strength, awestruck
11 terms
Intro to Homer
What are the different parts of oral t…
What is an Epic?
What are the two most famous Epics?
What is a Rhapsode?
Memorization... Improvisation... Performance... Gets passed down
A really long poem; a mix of history and myth; always about o…
Iliad and... Odyssey
A professional performer/improviser of Oral Epic Poetry.
What are the different parts of oral t…
Memorization... Improvisation... Performance... Gets passed down
What is an Epic?
A really long poem; a mix of history and myth; always about o…
60 terms
Greek Homer
Where is Odysseus's home
What is the name of Polyphemos's (the…
How much did Laertes pay for Eurykleia…
Which citizen of Ithaka does Athena pe…
Ithaka
Thoösa
20 oxen
Noemon
Where is Odysseus's home
Ithaka
What is the name of Polyphemos's (the…
Thoösa
20 terms
The odyssey, by Homer
Odysseus
polyphemus, Cyclops
Aeolus
Circe
king of Ithaca and hero of Trojan war
-Cyclops and son of Poseidon ... -The race of the one eyed giant
the king of the wind
enchantress who lives on the island at the ocean
Odysseus
king of Ithaca and hero of Trojan war
polyphemus, Cyclops
-Cyclops and son of Poseidon ... -The race of the one eyed giant
"Iliad" by Homer
Book 1
Book 2
Book 3
Book 4
• Homer invoked the Muses; Zeus' will, will be done ... • Apollo…
• Zeus sent Agamemnon a false dream, in the form of Nestor, h…
• The Trojans and Greeks advanced towards each other... • Paris…
• Zeus and the other gods provoked Hera with insults (Hera an…
Book 1
• Homer invoked the Muses; Zeus' will, will be done ... • Apollo…
Book 2
• Zeus sent Agamemnon a false dream, in the form of Nestor, h…
63 terms
The Odyssey of Homer
Mt. Olympos
Ithaka
Pylos
Sparta
the highest mountain of Greece, situated as the eastern end o…
home of Odysseus; a rocky island in the Mediterranean Sea
king Nestor's island which is the first place that Telemachos…
an ancient Greek city famous for military prowess
Mt. Olympos
the highest mountain of Greece, situated as the eastern end o…
Ithaka
home of Odysseus; a rocky island in the Mediterranean Sea
31 terms
Winslow Homer
Birth
Death
Birthplace
Father's occupation
Feb 24,1836
Sep 29,1910
Boston, Massachusetts
Owner of hardware store
Birth
Feb 24,1836
Death
Sep 29,1910
12 terms
Homer bio
When was homer born
Where was he born
Homeric question
His style
Beyeern 12th and 8th centuries
Asia minor
Whether he ever existed at all
Minstrel poet or balladeer
When was homer born
Beyeern 12th and 8th centuries
Where was he born
Asia minor
19 terms
Homer and the epic
When
Homer may be
Homer may be a
Birthplace
900 B.C? 600 B.C?
Blind
Female, several people
Seven Ionian cities claim to be
When
900 B.C? 600 B.C?
Homer may be
Blind
the Iliad by homer
the iliad
Pride and duty
Zeus
Eris
an epic poem written 400 years after the fall of Troy
Pride is not good if it gets in the way of duty
host of party
goddess of discord (troublemaker)
the iliad
an epic poem written 400 years after the fall of Troy
Pride and duty
Pride is not good if it gets in the way of duty
13 terms
The Language of Homer
Epic
Epic hero
Epic simile
Epithet
A long narrative poem
A larger than life figure who goes on great journeys and perf…
A simile at great length, goes on for several lines
A brief descriptive phrase that is used to characterize a par…
Epic
A long narrative poem
Epic hero
A larger than life figure who goes on great journeys and perf…
8 terms
Archaeology and Homer
Heinreich Schleiman
Swords
Archery
Homeric Things
-Myceanean guy... -Digged up things to find cities
-Weak ... -Not much holding blade to handle ... -Elites struck the…
-Looked down upon ... -Cowards
-Tower Shields ... -Boas Tusk Helmet ... --Helmets like swords depi…
Heinreich Schleiman
-Myceanean guy... -Digged up things to find cities
Swords
-Weak ... -Not much holding blade to handle ... -Elites struck the…
12 terms
literary devices used by Homer 2016
Homeric simile
Epithet
Dramatic irony
Imagery
Extended simile that compares a heroic action or event to a s…
Descriptive phrase that is regularly used to characterize a p…
Irony (difference between expectation and reality) in which t…
Language that appeals to the five senses creating "pictures"…
Homeric simile
Extended simile that compares a heroic action or event to a s…
Epithet
Descriptive phrase that is regularly used to characterize a p…
10 terms
Homer background
Epic-
1st theme
2nd theme
3rd theme
A long story poem that describes the adventures of a hero who…
Good is rewarded, evil is punished
Gloating is bad
Home is a goal
Epic-
A long story poem that describes the adventures of a hero who…
1st theme
Good is rewarded, evil is punished
20 terms
The Odyssey. By Homer
Odysseus father
Odysseus home
Odysseus first born
First suitor killed by Odysseus
Laertes
Ithaca
Telemachus
Antinous
Odysseus father
Laertes
Odysseus home
Ithaca
11 terms
Winslow Homer
Birthday and Place
Death Date
Who was his father?
Who was his mother?
February 24, 1836 in Bostom Massachusetts
September 29, 1910
Charles Savage Homer, a businessman
Henrietta Benson Homer, an amateur watercolorist and Winslow'…
Birthday and Place
February 24, 1836 in Bostom Massachusetts
Death Date
September 29, 1910
27 terms
the childrens homer
implacable
sojourner
lament
revered
unable to be calmed down or made peaceful
traveler; seeker of the truth
to express sorrow; to grieve
respected
implacable
unable to be calmed down or made peaceful
sojourner
traveler; seeker of the truth
36 terms
The Odyssey by Homer
myth
epic poem
epic cycle
epic hero qualities
tell of a society's goals, fears, beliefs, and values
long narrative poem that details the life and adventure of a…
a hero, quest, challenges, supernatural elements, a low point…
courage, strength, loyalty, intelligence, pride
myth
tell of a society's goals, fears, beliefs, and values
epic poem
long narrative poem that details the life and adventure of a…
25 terms
The Odyssey, Homer
Spartan
Phi' llipic
Achilles Heel
Gorgon
Of or relating to Ancient Sparta; characterized by austerity…
a bitter attack or denunciation, particularly verbal. Named a…
A weakness or vulnerable spot' alludes to Achilles, a hero in…
fierce or frightening woman; based on the three sisters from…
Spartan
Of or relating to Ancient Sparta; characterized by austerity…
Phi' llipic
a bitter attack or denunciation, particularly verbal. Named a…
13 terms
homer plessy
What race is homer plessy?
what did he do on train?
what happened to him for doing that?
where was he taken?
black
bought first class ticket and sat in white people area
arrested
supreme court
What race is homer plessy?
black
what did he do on train?
bought first class ticket and sat in white people area
42 terms
Odyssey by Homer
Muse
Kyklopes
Polyphemos
Hermes
an inspiration; Homer used this word describing Athena
one eyed monsters
Poseidon is his father; Kyklopes;
messenger; speaks in rhymes; comes to Ogygia island to tell K…
Muse
an inspiration; Homer used this word describing Athena
Kyklopes
one eyed monsters
35 terms
The Odyssey of Homer
Acheron
Aiolos
Alkinoos
Antinoos
River in the land of the dead.
Mortal king in charge of the winds, father of Kretheus.
King of the Phaiakians.
Son of Eupeithes, one of the two leading suitors.
Acheron
River in the land of the dead.
Aiolos
Mortal king in charge of the winds, father of Kretheus.
20 terms
The odyssey, by homer
Odysseus
Polypropylene, cyclops
Aeolus
Circe
King of Ithaca and hero of the Trojan war
A cyclops and son of Poseidon
The king of the winds
Enchantress who lives on the island of acaea
Odysseus
King of Ithaca and hero of the Trojan war
Polypropylene, cyclops
A cyclops and son of Poseidon
22 terms
The Odyssey by Homer
Aeaea
Alcinous
Calypso
Charybdis
home of Circe, the witch goddess
king of Phaecia; listens to Odysseus' story
goddess-nymph who keeps Odysseus on her island for seven yrs
female monster who sucks in water three times a day to form a…
Aeaea
home of Circe, the witch goddess
Alcinous
king of Phaecia; listens to Odysseus' story
17 terms
The odyssey Homer
Odysseus
Hermes
Calypso
Laertes
Min character and hero
From the very beginning of the Odyssey, Athena is helping Ody…
Calypso was a nymph in Greek mythology, who lived on the isla…
Father of Odysseus
Odysseus
Min character and hero
Hermes
From the very beginning of the Odyssey, Athena is helping Ody…
22 terms
The Odyssey by Homer
plunder
squall
dispatched
mammoth
(v.) to rob by force, especially during wartime; to seize wro…
(n.) a brief, sudden, violent storm; a strong cry
(v.) finished quickly; sent off or away
(adj.) enormous; huge; gigantic
plunder
(v.) to rob by force, especially during wartime; to seize wro…
squall
(n.) a brief, sudden, violent storm; a strong cry
11 terms
The odyssey by Homer
Who is Odysseus' father?
How long was Odysseus gone?
Charybdis
Sirens
Laertes
20 years
Rock monster
Beautiful ladies who sing songs
Who is Odysseus' father?
Laertes
How long was Odysseus gone?
20 years
5 terms
Homer & Odyssey
what did he write?
what was special about him?
how was his story spread?
is the story real?
iliad and odessry
he was blind
oral tradition
maybe, geographic feature are true but no real evidence
what did he write?
iliad and odessry
what was special about him?
he was blind
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