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39 terms
Odyssey
Poseidon
Circe
Athena
the Sirens
god of the sea
The beautiful witch-goddess who transforms Odysseus's crew in…
Favorite daughter of Zeus. Greek goddess of wisdom, war and p…
Creatures who can spellbind any man alive who catches their v…
Poseidon
god of the sea
Circe
The beautiful witch-goddess who transforms Odysseus's crew in…
20 terms
The Odyssey
indifferent
appalled
guile
formidable
Having no preference
horrified, shocked
deceit; trickery
Menacing; causing fear or awe
indifferent
Having no preference
appalled
horrified, shocked
44 terms
Odyssey
Poseidon
Circe
Athena
the Sirens
god of the sea
The beautiful witch-goddess who transforms Odysseus's crew in…
Favorite daughter of Zeus. Greek goddess of wisdom, war and p…
Creatures who can spellbind any man alive who catches their v…
Poseidon
god of the sea
Circe
The beautiful witch-goddess who transforms Odysseus's crew in…
43 terms
Odyssey
Athena
Telemachus
Odysseus
Penelope
Aka, Mentes/Mentor, goddess that helps Odysseus
Odysseus' son
Main char
Odysseus' wife
Athena
Aka, Mentes/Mentor, goddess that helps Odysseus
Telemachus
Odysseus' son
17 terms
The Odyssey
invocation
epic
mythology
logos
the summoning of a deity or the supernatural
a long narrative poem from the oral tradition about the deeds…
a set of beliefs held by a culture
appeal to logic
invocation
the summoning of a deity or the supernatural
epic
a long narrative poem from the oral tradition about the deeds…
10 terms
The Odyssey
alliance
odyssey
epic
embody
An agreement to work together
a long, adventurous journey
A long narrative poem, written in heightened language, which…
(v.) to give form to; to incorporate, include; to personify
alliance
An agreement to work together
odyssey
a long, adventurous journey
13 terms
The Odyssey
slay or slain
Odyssey
jubilant
jutted
kill
Journey
happy
stick out
slay or slain
kill
Odyssey
Journey
27 terms
Odyssey
epic
epic hero
characterization
theme
of relating to or characteristic of an epic or epics, long or…
a character in an epic poem who is noble and brave and is aff…
process in which the author reveals a character's personality
main idea or underlying meaning of a text
epic
of relating to or characteristic of an epic or epics, long or…
epic hero
a character in an epic poem who is noble and brave and is aff…
37 terms
The Odyssey
Hermes
Penelope
Telemachus
Eurykleia
Messenger to tell Calypso to let Odysseus go
Wife of Odysseus wife who is bothered by Suitors
Odysseus's son
nurse or nanny to Odyssius and his son and good friend to Pen…
Hermes
Messenger to tell Calypso to let Odysseus go
Penelope
Wife of Odysseus wife who is bothered by Suitors
58 terms
"The Odyssey"
Circe
Penelope
Calypso
Ithaca
Enchantress who turned Odysseus's men into pigs
Odysseus's wife
She kept Odysseus on her island for seven years.
Odysseus's home and kingdom
Circe
Enchantress who turned Odysseus's men into pigs
Penelope
Odysseus's wife
211 terms
The Odyssey
Who created the Odyssey?
Where did Odysseus go to fight the war?
Who is the king of the Phaeacians to w…
Who is the king of Ithaca?
Homer
Troy
Alcinous
Odysseus
Who created the Odyssey?
Homer
Where did Odysseus go to fight the war?
Troy
10 terms
The Odyssey
ambrosia
bard
crafty
deftly
the fabled food of the gods, particularly in Greek mythology
a poet, especially one of old, who recites historical tales a…
skilled at outsmarting, tricking or deceiving others; able to…
with quick and skillful movements; in a way that shows great…
ambrosia
the fabled food of the gods, particularly in Greek mythology
bard
a poet, especially one of old, who recites historical tales a…
20 terms
The Odyssey
indifferent
appalled
guile
formidable
Having no preference
horrified, shocked
deceit; trickery
Menacing; causing fear or awe
indifferent
Having no preference
appalled
horrified, shocked
25 terms
The Odyssey
Alcinous
Apollo
Athena
Calypso
King of the Phaeacians; Alcinous hears the story of Odysseus'…
God of archery
Daughter of Zeus and goddess of wisdom and purposeful battle.…
The sea nymph who detained Odysseus for seven years
Alcinous
King of the Phaeacians; Alcinous hears the story of Odysseus'…
Apollo
God of archery
26 terms
The Odyssey
Odysseus
Cyclops
The Sirens
Circe
the main character in the Odyssey; His Roman name is Ulysses
the one eyed monster; son of Poseidon; his name is Polyphemus
Deadly female singers (mermaids)
goddess/witch that turns men into pigs
Odysseus
the main character in the Odyssey; His Roman name is Ulysses
Cyclops
the one eyed monster; son of Poseidon; his name is Polyphemus
10 terms
The Odyssey
Odysseus
Penelope
Telemachus
Athena
a legendary Greek King of Ithaca who uses his wit and "metis"…
Odysseus' faithful wife, a good hostess, and an expert at the…
Odysseus' son who is weak-willed at the beginning, yet finds…
patroness of warfare, goddess of wisdom, an ever-present help…
Odysseus
a legendary Greek King of Ithaca who uses his wit and "metis"…
Penelope
Odysseus' faithful wife, a good hostess, and an expert at the…
58 terms
"The Odyssey"
Circe
Penelope
Calypso
Ithaca
Enchantress who turned Odysseus's men into pigs
Odysseus's wife
She kept Odysseus on her island for seven years.
Odysseus's home and kingdom
Circe
Enchantress who turned Odysseus's men into pigs
Penelope
Odysseus's wife
41 terms
Odyssey
Poseidon
Circe
Athena
the Sirens
god of the sea
The beautiful witch-goddess who transforms Odysseus's crew in…
Favorite daughter of Zeus. Greek goddess of wisdom, war and p…
Creatures who can spellbind any man alive who catches their v…
Poseidon
god of the sea
Circe
The beautiful witch-goddess who transforms Odysseus's crew in…
35 terms
Odyssey
odyssey
epic
epic hero
conflict
A long journey
A long narrative poem telling of a hero's deeds
A main character in an epic whose legendary or heroic actions…
A struggle between opposing forces
odyssey
A long journey
epic
A long narrative poem telling of a hero's deeds
Odyssey
Poseidon
Circe
Athena
the Sirens
god of the sea
The beautiful witch-goddess who transforms Odysseus's crew in…
Favorite daughter of Zeus. Greek goddess of wisdom, war and p…
Creatures who can spellbind any man alive who catches their v…
Poseidon
god of the sea
Circe
The beautiful witch-goddess who transforms Odysseus's crew in…
44 terms
Odyssey
Poseidon
Circe
Athena
the Sirens
god of the sea
The beautiful witch-goddess who transforms Odysseus's crew in…
Favorite daughter of Zeus. Greek goddess of wisdom, war and p…
Creatures who can spellbind any man alive who catches their v…
Poseidon
god of the sea
Circe
The beautiful witch-goddess who transforms Odysseus's crew in…
20 terms
The Odyssey
indifferent
appalled
guile
formidable
Having no preference
horrified, shocked
deceit; trickery
Menacing; causing fear or awe
indifferent
Having no preference
appalled
horrified, shocked
27 terms
The Odyssey
Epic
Epic Hero
In Media Res
Muse
A poem that tells about the adventures of a hero.
A brave and noble character in an epic poem, admired for a gr…
"in the middle of things" - text begins in the middle of the…
a spirit or source that inspires an artist.
Epic
A poem that tells about the adventures of a hero.
Epic Hero
A brave and noble character in an epic poem, admired for a gr…
36 terms
Odyssey
Poseidon
Circe
Athena
the Sirens
god of the sea
The beautiful witch-goddess who transforms Odysseus's crew in…
Favorite daughter of Zeus. Greek goddess of wisdom, war and p…
Creatures who can spellbind any man alive who catches their v…
Poseidon
god of the sea
Circe
The beautiful witch-goddess who transforms Odysseus's crew in…
Odyssey
Poseidon
Circe
Athena
the Sirens
god of the sea
The beautiful witch-goddess who transforms Odysseus's crew in…
Favorite daughter of Zeus. Greek goddess of wisdom, war and p…
Creatures who can spellbind any man alive who catches their v…
Poseidon
god of the sea
Circe
The beautiful witch-goddess who transforms Odysseus's crew in…
39 terms
Odyssey
Poseidon
Circe
Athena
the Sirens
god of the sea; angry with Ody.
The beautiful witch-goddess who transforms Odysseus's crew in…
Favorite daughter of Zeus. Greek goddess of wisdom, war and p…
Creatures who can spellbind any man alive who catches their v…
Poseidon
god of the sea; angry with Ody.
Circe
The beautiful witch-goddess who transforms Odysseus's crew in…
21 terms
Odyssey
Poseidon
Athena
Helios
Telemachus
god of the sea
Favorite daughter of Zeus. Greek goddess of wisdom, war and p…
sun god
son of Odysseus and Penelope, heir to the throne of Ithaca
Poseidon
god of the sea
Athena
Favorite daughter of Zeus. Greek goddess of wisdom, war and p…
41 terms
Odyssey
Poseidon
Circe
Athena
the Sirens
god of the sea
The beautiful witch-goddess who transforms Odysseus's crew in…
Favorite daughter of Zeus. Greek goddess of wisdom, war and p…
Creatures who can spellbind any man alive who catches their v…
Poseidon
god of the sea
Circe
The beautiful witch-goddess who transforms Odysseus's crew in…
19 terms
The Odyssey
Odysseus
Penelope
Telemachus
Eurylochus
Hero of the Trojan War
Odysseus' wife
Odysseus' teenage son
Captain in Odysseus' crew
Odysseus
Hero of the Trojan War
Penelope
Odysseus' wife
40 terms
The Odyssey
xenia
kleos
epithet
"rosy fingered dawn" and "master marin…
guest friendship, hospitality
reputation, honor
repetitive adjective phrase
epithet
xenia
guest friendship, hospitality
kleos
reputation, honor
16 terms
Odyssey
heirs
host
belaboring
adversary
n. Those persons entitled by law to recieve the decedent's es…
n. a great multitude
v. to attack verbally; to explain or insist on excessivel
(n.) an enemy, opponent
heirs
n. Those persons entitled by law to recieve the decedent's es…
host
n. a great multitude
27 terms
Odyssey
Homer
Helen
Menelaus
Odysseus
Who was the supposed author of the Odyssey?
What beautiful woman ran off with Paris of Troy, thus startin…
Whose wife was the woman who ran off with Paris of Troy?
Who was the hero of the Odyssey?
Homer
Who was the supposed author of the Odyssey?
Helen
What beautiful woman ran off with Paris of Troy, thus startin…
39 terms
Odyssey
Poseidon
Circe
Athena
the Sirens
god of the sea
The beautiful witch-goddess who transforms Odysseus's crew in…
Favorite daughter of Zeus. Greek goddess of wisdom, war and p…
Creatures who can spellbind any man alive who catches their v…
Poseidon
god of the sea
Circe
The beautiful witch-goddess who transforms Odysseus's crew in…
14 terms
Odyssey
harried
valor
formidable
guile
harrased or tormented
strength or courage
very powerful or strong
skillfull deceit
harried
harrased or tormented
valor
strength or courage
56 terms
Odyssey
Helios
Zeus
Telemachus
Penelope
God of the sun
King of the gods
Son of Odysseus
Wife of Odysseus
Helios
God of the sun
Zeus
King of the gods
12 terms
Odyssey
Abominably
Adversary
Appealed
Ardor
In a hateful way;Horribly
An opponent;enemy
Dismay;Horrified
Passion
Abominably
In a hateful way;Horribly
Adversary
An opponent;enemy
15 terms
Odyssey
Homer
rhapsodes
cultural capital
reciprocity
a blind minstrel who told stories to entertain and make a liv…
other traveling poets; rumored to be the true creators of Ody…
common knowledge that a group of people from same cultures sh…
mutual exchange between two people; ex. you give to me, I giv…
Homer
a blind minstrel who told stories to entertain and make a liv…
rhapsodes
other traveling poets; rumored to be the true creators of Ody…
29 terms
Odyssey
Poseidon
Circe
Athena
the Sirens
god of the sea
The beautiful witch-goddess who transforms Odysseus's crew in…
Favorite daughter of Zeus. Greek goddess of wisdom, war and p…
Creatures who can spellbind any man alive who catches their v…
Poseidon
god of the sea
Circe
The beautiful witch-goddess who transforms Odysseus's crew in…
25 terms
Odyssey
insolent
lavish
prudent
forlorn
adjective... Presumptuous and insulting in manner or speech; arr…
adjective... Characterized by or produced with extravagance and…
adjective... Wise in handling practical matters; exercising good…
adjective... Appearing sad or lonely because deserted or abandon…
insolent
adjective... Presumptuous and insulting in manner or speech; arr…
lavish
adjective... Characterized by or produced with extravagance and…
10 terms
Odyssey
The Greeks fought the Trojans in the T…
A woman is said to be responsible for…
While Odysseus is at war, men try to m…
Odysseus' story in "The Odyssey" begin…
True
True
False
False
The Greeks fought the Trojans in the T…
True
A woman is said to be responsible for…
True
10 terms
Odyssey
cunning
fortitude
valiant
formidable
showing inventiveness in skill; marked by skill in deception
mental and emotional strength and courage in facing danger, a…
possessing great courage or determination
powerful and strong; deserving serious attention and respect;…
cunning
showing inventiveness in skill; marked by skill in deception
fortitude
mental and emotional strength and courage in facing danger, a…
37 terms
The Odyssey
Poseidon
Circe
Athena
the Sirens
god of the sea
The beautiful witch-goddess who transforms Odysseus's crew in…
Favorite daughter of Zeus. Greek goddess of wisdom, war and p…
Creatures who can spellbind any man alive who catches their v…
Poseidon
god of the sea
Circe
The beautiful witch-goddess who transforms Odysseus's crew in…
41 terms
Odyssey
Poseidon
Circe
Athena
the Sirens
god of the sea
The beautiful witch-goddess who transforms Odysseus's crew in…
Favorite daughter of Zeus. Greek goddess of wisdom, war and p…
Creatures who can spellbind any man alive who catches their v…
Poseidon
god of the sea
Circe
The beautiful witch-goddess who transforms Odysseus's crew in…
18 terms
The Odyssey
Odysseus
Penelope
Telemachus
Athena
a legendary Greek King of Ithaca who uses his wit and guile i…
Odysseus' faithful wife, a good hostess, and an expert at the…
Odysseus' son who is weak-willed at the beginning, yet finds…
patroness of warfare, goddess of wisdom, an ever-present help…
Odysseus
a legendary Greek King of Ithaca who uses his wit and guile i…
Penelope
Odysseus' faithful wife, a good hostess, and an expert at the…
37 terms
The Odyssey
Hermes
Penelope
Telemachus
Eurykleia
Messenger to tell Calypso to let Odysseus go
Wife of Odysseus wife who is bothered by Suitors
Odysseus's son
nurse or nanny to Odyssius and his son and good friend to Pen…
Hermes
Messenger to tell Calypso to let Odysseus go
Penelope
Wife of Odysseus wife who is bothered by Suitors
57 terms
Odyssey
Homer
Menelaus
Odysseus
Agammemnon
800-700 BC wrote Iliad and Odyssey
King of Sparta, Married Helen, later attacked Troy with Greek…
Epic Hero for Odyssey
King and Greek General; killed by his wife
Homer
800-700 BC wrote Iliad and Odyssey
Menelaus
King of Sparta, Married Helen, later attacked Troy with Greek…
"The Odyssey"
Circe
Penelope
Calypso
Ithaca
Enchantress who turned Odysseus's men into pigs
Odysseus's wife
She kept Odysseus on her island for seven years.
Odysseus's home and kingdom
Circe
Enchantress who turned Odysseus's men into pigs
Penelope
Odysseus's wife
12 terms
The Odyssey
Odysseus
Penelope
Telemachus
Eurylochus
Hero of the Trojan War
Odysseus' wife
Odysseus' teenage son
Captain in Odysseus' crew
Odysseus
Hero of the Trojan War
Penelope
Odysseus' wife
27 terms
The Odyssey
Epic
Epic Hero
In Media Res
Muse
A poem that tells about the adventures of a hero.
A brave and noble character in an epic poem, admired for a gr…
"in the middle of things" - text begins in the middle of the…
a spirit or source that inspires an artist.
Epic
A poem that tells about the adventures of a hero.
Epic Hero
A brave and noble character in an epic poem, admired for a gr…
15 terms
The Odyssey
deity
prophecy
hubris
Polytheistic
another word for god or goddess
...
excessive pride
belief in many gods
deity
another word for god or goddess
prophecy
...
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