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25 terms
iliad
1. Greatest Greek Warior
2. King of Troy, father of Hector and…
3. King of Sparta, jusband of Helen
4. Most beautiful woman, stolen by Paris
Achilles
Priam
Menelaus
Helen
1. Greatest Greek Warior
Achilles
2. King of Troy, father of Hector and…
Priam
17 terms
The Iliad
ZEUS
ACHILLES
HECTOR
PARIS
God of Thunder and the Sky
Greatest warrior in the Greek army
Prince of Troy and greatest warrior in the Trojan army
Prince of Troy, and Helen's true love
ZEUS
God of Thunder and the Sky
ACHILLES
Greatest warrior in the Greek army
11 terms
The Iliad
Homer
epic poem
Paris
Hector
A Greek poet, author of the Iliad and the Odyssey
A long poem that tells the deeds of a great hero
A Trojan prince who makes a decision about who to give Eris's…
Trojan prince who was killed by Achilles during the Trojan War
Homer
A Greek poet, author of the Iliad and the Odyssey
epic poem
A long poem that tells the deeds of a great hero
18 terms
Iliad
arete
epic simile
stock epithet
fawning
"Strive for excellence"- describes a Greek's role in life
An elaborate comparison developed over several lines of verse
a term used repeatedly to characterize a person or thing
seeking flavor by flattering
arete
"Strive for excellence"- describes a Greek's role in life
epic simile
An elaborate comparison developed over several lines of verse
14 terms
Iliad
Incensed
Plundered
Sacrosanct
Brazen
angered at something unjust or wrong
Took goods by force; looted
extremely sacred; beyond criticism; extremely holy
Bold and without shame
Incensed
angered at something unjust or wrong
Plundered
Took goods by force; looted
18 terms
The Iliad
Paris
Hector
Agelaos
Cassandra
Who is the Selcted judge of the "fairest contest" by Zeus?
Who was Killed by Achilles?
Who is the adoptive father of Paris?
Who is Paris's sister
Paris
Who is the Selcted judge of the "fairest contest" by Zeus?
Hector
Who was Killed by Achilles?
Iliad
Achilles
Aeneas
Agamemnon
Ajax
Wrath.... The son of the military man Peleus and the sea-nymph…
Leader of the Dardanians, son of Aphrodite - fights Diomedes…
King of Mycenae and leader of the Achaean army; brother of Ki…
An Achaean commander, Great Ajax (sometimes called "Telamonia…
Achilles
Wrath.... The son of the military man Peleus and the sea-nymph…
Aeneas
Leader of the Dardanians, son of Aphrodite - fights Diomedes…
296 terms
Iliad
δαπέδος
χασσάμενος
δειδέχατ'
φιλοτητα
floor
retreating
to pledge (drinking)
friendship
δαπέδος
floor
χασσάμενος
retreating
Iliad
how did patrocoles die?
when do gods mess with events?
what does aggamemnon do to anger achil…
Who was hephasteus?
hector killed him
when Apollo kills patrocloas and Eris drops the apple
he steals his wife
The god who made his armor
how did patrocoles die?
hector killed him
when do gods mess with events?
when Apollo kills patrocloas and Eris drops the apple
The Iliad
Achilles
Ajax the Greater
Ajax the Lesser
Odysseus
son of Peleus; grandson of Aeacus; cousin of Ajax, son of Tel…
son of Telemon; half-brother of Teucer; cousin of Achilles
son of Oileus
king of Ithaca
Achilles
son of Peleus; grandson of Aeacus; cousin of Ajax, son of Tel…
Ajax the Greater
son of Telemon; half-brother of Teucer; cousin of Achilles
Iliad
Setting
Protagonist
Antagonist
Static character
Troy, Aulis, Mount Olympos
Achilles
Hector
(Character doesn't change) Agamemnon
Setting
Troy, Aulis, Mount Olympos
Protagonist
Achilles
35 terms
Iliad
Epic Simile
Homer
Trojan war
In Media Res
Really long simile.
Blind epic writer. Wrote Iliad and Odyssey.
(Greeks vs. Troy) Started because Paris took Helen from Menel…
Epic that begins in middle of the story.
Epic Simile
Really long simile.
Homer
Blind epic writer. Wrote Iliad and Odyssey.
40 terms
Iliad
Iliad's author
There might be a real Trojan war for e…
Eris was the goddess of _ and _
The three rival goddess for the beauty…
Homer
Black sea
Discord Quarelling
Hera, Athena and Aphrodite
Iliad's author
Homer
There might be a real Trojan war for e…
Black sea
36 terms
The Iliad
Hector
Apollo
He would scare the Trojans
Eris
Who killed Patroclus?
Which god assisted Hector in the killing of Patroclus?
Why did Patroclus go to war dressed into Achilles armor
Who was the one person who was not invited to the wedding bet…
Hector
Who killed Patroclus?
Apollo
Which god assisted Hector in the killing of Patroclus?
13 terms
Iliad
Agamemnon
Achilles
Hector
Ajax
Always wants to give up the war and sail home
Killed Hector
Killed Patroclus and took Achilles' armor
Volunteered to fight Memnon in a duel before Achilles took over
Agamemnon
Always wants to give up the war and sail home
Achilles
Killed Hector
Iliad
Who wrote the Iliad?
How much do modern historians know abo…
What physicial disability did Homer ha…
What is another name for Troy?
assumed it was Homer
nothing is certain about him, no clues to his origin
blind
Ilium
Who wrote the Iliad?
assumed it was Homer
How much do modern historians know abo…
nothing is certain about him, no clues to his origin
24 terms
Iliad
Zeus
Hera
Athena
Aphrodite
King of the gods and men... Does not take a side
Wife of Zeus... Goddess of marriage... Supports Greeks
Goddess of wisdom and battle strategies... Supports Greeks
Goddess of love and beauty... Supports Trojans
Zeus
King of the gods and men... Does not take a side
Hera
Wife of Zeus... Goddess of marriage... Supports Greeks
Iliad
Achilles
Priam
Agamemnon
Menelaus
Greatest Greek warrior; immortal; leader of the Myrmidons; so…
King of Troy; husband of Hecuba; father of Hector and Paris.
King of Mycenae; older brother of Menelaus; stole Bryseis fro…
King of Sparta; husband of Helen; Helen was stolen by Paris f…
Achilles
Greatest Greek warrior; immortal; leader of the Myrmidons; so…
Priam
King of Troy; husband of Hecuba; father of Hector and Paris.
Iliad
Whos the author of the book?
When was the iliad composed?
What was it written about?
Who fought in the Trojan war?
Homer
8th century BC
The Trojan war
The Trojans and Mycenaeans
Whos the author of the book?
Homer
When was the iliad composed?
8th century BC
32 terms
Iliad
Hector
Apollo
To scare the Trojans who would believe…
Eris
Who killed Patroclus?
Which god assisted Hector in the killing of Patroclus?
Why did Patroclus go to war dressed into Achilles armor?
Who was the one person who was not invited to the wedding bet…
Hector
Who killed Patroclus?
Apollo
Which god assisted Hector in the killing of Patroclus?
33 terms
Iliad
Greek written text developed from what?
Written text shows evidence of what?
oral-formulaic compositions include?
Supposedly composed by who?
Earlier oral versions
oral-formulaic composition
1. repetition of large portions of action or description to h…
Homer
Greek written text developed from what?
Earlier oral versions
Written text shows evidence of what?
oral-formulaic composition
The Iliad
ZEUS
ACHILLES
HECTOR
PARIS
God of Thunder and the Sky
Greatest warrior in the Greek army
Prince of Troy and greatest warrior in the Trojan army
Prince of Troy, and Helen's true love
ZEUS
God of Thunder and the Sky
ACHILLES
Greatest warrior in the Greek army
41 terms
Iliad
περιναιέτης
τείρω
ἀρή
λοιγός
neighbor
oppress, distress
bane, ruin
ruin, havoc
περιναιέτης
neighbor
τείρω
oppress, distress
16 terms
Iliad
The Achaeans
Achilles
Agamemnon
Patroclus
AKA: Argives or Danaans... Who: Achillies, Agamemnon, Patroclus,…
Son of Peleus and Thetis(sea-nymph). Most powerful warrior in…
AKA: Atrides... King of Mycenae, leader of Achaean army. Brother…
companion of Achilles in the Trojan War. when he was unable t…
The Achaeans
AKA: Argives or Danaans... Who: Achillies, Agamemnon, Patroclus,…
Achilles
Son of Peleus and Thetis(sea-nymph). Most powerful warrior in…
46 terms
The Iliad
Iliad
Epic Poem
Epithet
Homer
The story of Troy. "ili" is from Ilios Ilius or Ilium, old wo…
a long poem about the adventures of heroes and gods
an adjective or group of adjectives that describe a noun in a…
a blind, Greek poet who collected and wrote down the stories…
Iliad
The story of Troy. "ili" is from Ilios Ilius or Ilium, old wo…
Epic Poem
a long poem about the adventures of heroes and gods
20 terms
Iliad
Anguish
Appease
Divine
Droves
Extreme suffering, grief, or pain
To make (someone) pleased or less angry by giving or saying s…
Relating to or coming from god or a god
Large groups of people or animals that move or act together
Anguish
Extreme suffering, grief, or pain
Appease
To make (someone) pleased or less angry by giving or saying s…
35 terms
Iliad
When does the Iliad start
Briseus
How does Apollo hurt the Athenians
What does Athena do in book one iliad
10th year of trojan war when Agamemnon refuses to return his…
achilles' beloved war prize taken by Agamemnon
casts plague/bolts after Crysis dad prays about ransom
tells Achilles not to kill Agamemnon
When does the Iliad start
10th year of trojan war when Agamemnon refuses to return his…
Briseus
achilles' beloved war prize taken by Agamemnon
12 terms
Iliad
ruinous
carrion
contending
despising
causing injury or blight
the dead and rotting body of an animal
fighting, competing, struggling, arguing
having a lack of respect for someone or something
ruinous
causing injury or blight
carrion
the dead and rotting body of an animal
Iliad
bossed shield
pyre
tripod
pantheon
decorated bronze shield
wood heaped for burning a dead body as a funeral rite
A three-legged stand
n. all the gods of a people; a group highly respected in a fi…
bossed shield
decorated bronze shield
pyre
wood heaped for burning a dead body as a funeral rite
Iliad
Prologue
Vengeance
Crimson
Foretold
An introductory speach
To get back at someone you are mad at. To harm them usually w…
A deep purple-red color
To tell before hand or to predict
Prologue
An introductory speach
Vengeance
To get back at someone you are mad at. To harm them usually w…
Iliad
Who is the author of the Iliad?
Achilles is the son of?
Greatest warrior among the Trojans?
The Sun God; Troy's guardian who sent…
Homer
Thetis and Peleus
Hector
Apollo
Who is the author of the Iliad?
Homer
Achilles is the son of?
Thetis and Peleus
The Iliad
Achilles
Agamemnon
Menelaus
Nestor
Best Greek fighter.
King of Mycanae/ says not to ransom men but to kill them.
Helens husband.
Wise and old warrior.
Achilles
Best Greek fighter.
Agamemnon
King of Mycanae/ says not to ransom men but to kill them.
65 terms
The Iliad
Achilles
Aeneas
Agamemnon
Ajax
Son of Peleus and thetis... Central character, by far the greate…
Son of Aphrodite. Leader of the Trojans Dardanians... Great Troj…
Son of Atreus, brother of Menelaus. Commander of Achaean forc…
Great Ajax- son of teaming. Commander of salamins. Second gre…
Achilles
Son of Peleus and thetis... Central character, by far the greate…
Aeneas
Son of Aphrodite. Leader of the Trojans Dardanians... Great Troj…
25 terms
The Iliad
Who sends the plague to the Achaean ca…
When does Achilles die
Which characters do not engage in one…
When is the Iliad thought to have been…
Apollo
He does not die in the Iliad
Priam and Agamemnon
The eighth century B.C.
Who sends the plague to the Achaean ca…
Apollo
When does Achilles die
He does not die in the Iliad
The Iliad
Agamemnon
Achilles
Chryses
Apollo
...
...
...
...
Agamemnon
...
Achilles
...
The Iliad
ZEUS
ACHILLES
HECTOR
PARIS
God of Thunder and the Sky
Greatest warrior in the Greek army
Prince of Troy and greatest warrior in the Trojan army
Prince of Troy, and Helen's true love
ZEUS
God of Thunder and the Sky
ACHILLES
Greatest warrior in the Greek army
The Iliad
Chryses
Tenedos
Chyseis
Briseis
Priest of Apollo who asked Agamemnon to give his daughter back
Small northeastern Aegean island sacred to Apollo and just we…
Daughter of Chryses
Achilles' prize, daughter of Briseus
Chryses
Priest of Apollo who asked Agamemnon to give his daughter back
Tenedos
Small northeastern Aegean island sacred to Apollo and just we…
21 terms
The Iliad
What does the Iliad mean?
What is the theme of the Iliad?
How many years into the war does the s…
Agamemnon stole the daughter of whom?
The song of Ilium
A hero's rage
Begins 9 years into the fighting and 50-55 days are covered
The priest Chryses, Astynome
What does the Iliad mean?
The song of Ilium
What is the theme of the Iliad?
A hero's rage
Iliad
Introduction
Thesis
Homeric Epic Hero (How they are glorif…
Minimized losses and tragedies
...
...
...
...
Introduction
...
Thesis
...
The Iliad
Iliad
Epic Poem
Epithet
Homer
The story of Troy. "ili" is from Ilios Ilius or Ilium, old wo…
a long poem about the adventures of heroes and gods
an adjective or group of adjectives that describe a noun in a…
a blind, Greek poet who collected and wrote down the stories…
Iliad
The story of Troy. "ili" is from Ilios Ilius or Ilium, old wo…
Epic Poem
a long poem about the adventures of heroes and gods
45 terms
Iliad
Arete
Beauty, intelligence, loyalty, handiwork
Hubris
Ate
Striving for excellence jn particular areas of human behavior
Arete in women
Excessive pride and areogance
Blind, rash behavior
Arete
Striving for excellence jn particular areas of human behavior
Beauty, intelligence, loyalty, handiwork
Arete in women
Iliad
Obligations of honor
Homeric/epic simile
Homeric hero
Arête
Courageous and stubborn in battle; loyal to leaders, kinsmen,…
Comparisons that relate the appearance, emotions, or actions…
Was raised to assume a major role in the warrior culture that…
Striving for excellence; in women it is beauty, intelligence…
Obligations of honor
Courageous and stubborn in battle; loyal to leaders, kinsmen,…
Homeric/epic simile
Comparisons that relate the appearance, emotions, or actions…
The Iliad
shroud
bereft
recoil
groveling
wrap
deprived of
to retreat; to draw back
to kneel or be in a position that suggests begging
shroud
wrap
bereft
deprived of
29 terms
Iliad
decreed
festoon
thronging
carnage
to make an order for something to occur
to decorate, enhance, or embellish
grouped or collective
widespread slaughter of people
decreed
to make an order for something to occur
festoon
to decorate, enhance, or embellish
Iliad
Achilles
Patroclus
Agamemnon
Briseis
Son of Thetis, Greek, has a temper, warrior in army who kills…
Has a bromance with Achilles and is supposed to be his adviso…
General of the Greeks, publicly disrespects Achilles and is a…
Achilles's "prize" from the first battle
Achilles
Son of Thetis, Greek, has a temper, warrior in army who kills…
Patroclus
Has a bromance with Achilles and is supposed to be his adviso…
Iliad
allay
destitute
formidable
implacable
to relieve, calm
abandoned
Causing fear
unable to be pacified
allay
to relieve, calm
destitute
abandoned
Iliad
Allegory
Apollonian
Archaic
Archetype
A story in which a second meaning is to be read beneath the s…
in contrast to Dionysian, it refers to the most noble, godlik…
Language that is old-fashioned not completely obsolete but no…
An abstract or ideal conception of a type; a perfectly typica…
Allegory
A story in which a second meaning is to be read beneath the s…
Apollonian
in contrast to Dionysian, it refers to the most noble, godlik…
11 terms
Iliad
Agamemnon
Patroclus
Odysseus
Hector
King of Mycenae and leader of the Achaean army; brother of Ki…
Achilles' beloved friend, companion, and advisor, Patroclus g…
A fine warrior and the cleverest of the Achaean commanders. A…
A son of King Priam and Queen Hecuba, Hector is the mightiest…
Agamemnon
King of Mycenae and leader of the Achaean army; brother of Ki…
Patroclus
Achilles' beloved friend, companion, and advisor, Patroclus g…
Iliad
Zeus
Helen
Achilles
Agamemnon
King of the gods
Wife of Menelaus and Paris; woman of Troy
Son of Thetis and Peleus fairest and fiercest of the Greeks
King of Mycenae ; leader of the Greeks
Zeus
King of the gods
Helen
Wife of Menelaus and Paris; woman of Troy
Iliad
brotherly, arguably romantic
dactylic hexameter
it distressed the gods
Odysseus, phoenix, ajax
Achilles and Patroclus relationship
rhythmic structure of the Iliad
why did the gods intervene when Achilles abused Hector's body?
3 men sent to persuade achilles
brotherly, arguably romantic
Achilles and Patroclus relationship
dactylic hexameter
rhythmic structure of the Iliad
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