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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…
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…
10 terms
Odyssey
draught
bouquet
kids
suppliant
a drink
fragrance
Offspring
begging; asking humbly
draught
a drink
bouquet
fragrance
odyssey
formidable
guile
plunder
mutinous
- arousing feelings of awe or admiration because of grandeur,…
- noun - cunning in attaining a goal; crafty or artful decept…
- to take wrongfully, as by pillage, robbery, or fraud... steal…
- involving revolt against authority.... (of a soldier or sailor…
formidable
- arousing feelings of awe or admiration because of grandeur,…
guile
- noun - cunning in attaining a goal; crafty or artful decept…
odyssey
luscious
grind
weave
generosity
very pleasant to the taste
crush
create a piece of cloth by interlacing strands of fabric, suc…
kindness
luscious
very pleasant to the taste
grind
crush
12 terms
Odyssey
epic
epic hero
assonance
alliteration
A long narrative poem telling of a hero's deeds
the main character or protagonist in an epic that heroically…
Repetition of a vowel sound within two or more words in close…
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
epic
A long narrative poem telling of a hero's deeds
epic hero
the main character or protagonist in an epic that heroically…
12 terms
Odyssey
Epic
Epic Hero
Assonance
Alliteration
A long narrative poem telling of a hero's deeds
the main character or protagonist in an epic that heroically…
The repetition of the sound of a vowel or diphthong in nonrhy…
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
Epic
A long narrative poem telling of a hero's deeds
Epic Hero
the main character or protagonist in an epic that heroically…
52 terms
Odyssey
epic
epic hero
archetypes
epic plot
long narrative poem about an epic hero
larger than life figure that takes on a journey
characters/ situations recognizeable across time and cultures
long strange journey filled w/ complications
epic
long narrative poem about an epic hero
epic hero
larger than life figure that takes on a journey
Odyssey
Valor
Ardor
Muster
Sustain
great courage , especially in battle.
Passion ; intensity of emotion ; enthusiasm.
To gather together ; as in a army.
Keep alive ; support
Valor
great courage , especially in battle.
Ardor
Passion ; intensity of emotion ; enthusiasm.
Odyssey
Auspicious
Provender
Deference
Aloof
conducive to success; favorable
a stock or supply of foods
courteous regard for people's feelings
not friendly or forthcoming; cool and distant
Auspicious
conducive to success; favorable
Provender
a stock or supply of foods
15 terms
Odyssey
Lotus Eater
Cyclops
Polyphemus
Sirens
Feed Odysseus's men lotus plants to make them forget Ithaca
one eyed monster
the cyclops blinded by Odysseus
sea nymphs who made odd noises to lure sailor's ships
Lotus Eater
Feed Odysseus's men lotus plants to make them forget Ithaca
Cyclops
one eyed monster
71 terms
Odyssey
Aeaea
Aegisthus
Aeolus
Agamemnon
Home of Circe, Island
Killed Agamemnon for Clytemnestra
King of Winds
Late king of Argos, killed by Aegisthus
Aeaea
Home of Circe, Island
Aegisthus
Killed Agamemnon for Clytemnestra
15 terms
odyssey
formidable
guile
plunder
mutinous
arousing feelings of awe or admiration because of grandeur, s…
cunning in attaining a goal; crafty or artful deception; dupl…
to take wrongfully, as by pillage, robbery, or fraud
involving revolt against authority
formidable
arousing feelings of awe or admiration because of grandeur, s…
guile
cunning in attaining a goal; crafty or artful deception; dupl…
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
odyssey
epic hero
imagery
figurative language
simile
larger than life figure who embodies the ideals of a nation o…
descriptive words and phrases that re-create sensory experien…
language that communicates ideas beyond the ordinary, literal…
a figure of speech that makes a comparison between two things…
epic hero
larger than life figure who embodies the ideals of a nation o…
imagery
descriptive words and phrases that re-create sensory experien…
34 terms
The Odyssey
Achilles
Aeolus
Agamemnon
Alcinous
Immortal man, vulnerable only in his heel
God of the winds
King and leader of the Greek forces
King of Phaeacians to whom Odysseus tells his story
Achilles
Immortal man, vulnerable only in his heel
Aeolus
God of the winds
30 terms
Odyssey
Epic
Invocation
Imagery
Foreshadowing
a long poem, typically one derived from ancient oral traditio…
the action of invoking something or someone for assistance or…
visually descriptive or figurative language, especially in a…
be a warning or indication of (a future event).
Epic
a long poem, typically one derived from ancient oral traditio…
Invocation
the action of invoking something or someone for assistance or…
67 terms
Odyssey
Homer
Menelaus
Paris
Odysseus
800-700 BC wrote Iliad and Odyssey
King of Sparta, Married Helen, later attacked Troy with Greek…
Trojan who judged the contest for the Golden Apple and chose…
Epic Hero for Odyssey
Homer
800-700 BC wrote Iliad and Odyssey
Menelaus
King of Sparta, Married Helen, later attacked Troy with Greek…
Odyssey
Epic Setting
Epithet
Epic Hero
Allusion
Includes fantastic or exotic lands, or more than one nation.
Descriptive phrase expressing a quality characteristics of th…
Has superhuman strength, craftiness, and confidence. Helped a…
A reference to something that is known outside of the text.
Epic Setting
Includes fantastic or exotic lands, or more than one nation.
Epithet
Descriptive phrase expressing a quality characteristics of th…
34 terms
Odyssey
Calypso
Menelaus
Discus
Zeus
Goddess who kept Odysseus on her island for years
Helen's husband, King of Sparta
Plate like object that is thrown in contests
King of the gods, lives on Mt. Olympus
Calypso
Goddess who kept Odysseus on her island for years
Menelaus
Helen's husband, King of Sparta
10 terms
Odyssey
Alliance
Starkly
Embody
Imitating
An agreement to work together
(adv) very obviously and clearly / 순전하게, 완전히
(v.) to give form to; to incorporate, include; to personify
mimicking
Alliance
An agreement to work together
Starkly
(adv) very obviously and clearly / 순전하게, 완전히
Odyssey
Apollo
Athena
Antinous
Agamemnon
God of sun
-daughter of zeus... -goddess of wisdom... -assists Odysseus and Te…
Leader of suitors... Most arrogant
Menelaus' brother and is married to Clytemnestra (who murdere…
Apollo
God of sun
Athena
-daughter of zeus... -goddess of wisdom... -assists Odysseus and Te…
10 terms
Odyssey
oblivious
makeshift
ordeal
sumptuous
unaware
put together in a hurry; do-it-yourself; improvised
a very painful or challenging experience
rich; elegant; generous and fancy
oblivious
unaware
makeshift
put together in a hurry; do-it-yourself; improvised
26 terms
Odyssey
Hermes
Athena
Zeus
Helios
Messenger God
Helper God to Odysseus
Sent Hermes to get Odysseus off Calypso's island, strikes boa…
Sun God, cattle owner
Hermes
Messenger God
Athena
Helper God to Odysseus
61 terms
Odyssey
Mt. Olympos
Ithaka
Pylos
Sparta
the highest mountain of Greece, situated as the eastern end o…
home of Odysseus
king nestor, telemachus goes here to seek his father
Greek city-state that was ruled by an oligarchy, focused on m…
Mt. Olympos
the highest mountain of Greece, situated as the eastern end o…
Ithaka
home of Odysseus
31 terms
Odyssey
Epic
values of the culture
Ilaid and Odyssey
pride
-oldest literary form... -long story poem -fate of an entire rac…
hero embodies..
stories that greeks used to embody greek values and beliefs
greeks believe it was wrong for men to have..
Epic
-oldest literary form... -long story poem -fate of an entire rac…
values of the culture
hero embodies..
89 terms
Odyssey
Muses
Contending
Ambrosial
Pieria
Daughters of Zeus, the chief god. There were nine of them. In…
Fighting;dealing with difficulties
Fit for gods divine. Nectar and ambrosia are the drink and fo…
Place in central Greece not far from Olympus; a favorite spor…
Muses
Daughters of Zeus, the chief god. There were nine of them. In…
Contending
Fighting;dealing with difficulties
108 terms
Odyssey
Mount Olympus
Ithaka
Ogygia
Taphos
Home of gods
Telemakhos' Homeland
Island where Kalypso lives
Place where Mentes rules over
Mount Olympus
Home of gods
Ithaka
Telemakhos' Homeland
26 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
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…
Odyssey
plunder
regale
baleful
engender
(v.) to rob by force, especially during wartime; to seize wro…
entertain
Harmful
to produce, cause, or bring about
plunder
(v.) to rob by force, especially during wartime; to seize wro…
regale
entertain
50 terms
odyssey
odysseus first adventure
the muse that homer invoked in book 1
odysseus is with calypso for
who is Polyphemus
the ciccones
calliope
7 years
a cyclopes and poseidons son
odysseus first adventure
the ciccones
the muse that homer invoked in book 1
calliope
33 terms
The Odyssey
abominably
adversary
appalled
ardor
repugnantly hatefully; detestably
opponent; enemy; foe
filled with or overcome by horror, consternation, or fear
great warmth of feeling; passion
abominably
repugnantly hatefully; detestably
adversary
opponent; enemy; foe
17 terms
odyssey
calypso
charybdis
cicones
circe
beautiful nymph goddess who keeps odysseus on her island for…
female monster who sucks in water three times a day to form a…
people living on the southwestern coast of thrace who battled…
enchantress and goddess who turns odysseus's men into swine
calypso
beautiful nymph goddess who keeps odysseus on her island for…
charybdis
female monster who sucks in water three times a day to form a…
odyssey
motivate
Objective
Pursuit
Subsequent
To provide a cause for doing something
Goal
the act of looking for or trying to find something
comming after or following something
motivate
To provide a cause for doing something
Objective
Goal
Odyssey
Brute
Valor
Plunder
muster
A savagely violent person or animal
Great courage in the face of danger, especially in battle
to take goods by force
to gather
Brute
A savagely violent person or animal
Valor
Great courage in the face of danger, especially in battle
7 terms
Odyssey
Penelope
Odysseus
Telemachus
Poseidon
Wife of Odysseus
The central figure in the epic, he employs guile as well as c…
Son of Odysseus
God of the sea. As the suitors are Odysseus's mortal antagoni…
Penelope
Wife of Odysseus
Odysseus
The central figure in the epic, he employs guile as well as c…
odyssey
plunder
muster
victuals
valor
to take by force
to gather together
food
great courage
plunder
to take by force
muster
to gather together
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…
15 terms
Odyssey
Grotto
Appease
Supplication
Carcass
a cave or cavern... I found a grotto in the mountain
to satisfy a craving... I was appease with the agreement we had…
an act of prayer... I had a supplication in church this morning.
the dead body of an animal after an offering... The carcass was…
Grotto
a cave or cavern... I found a grotto in the mountain
Appease
to satisfy a craving... I was appease with the agreement we had…
35 terms
The Odyssey
Odysseus
Penelope
Telemachus
Poseidon
Our hero
wife of Odysseus
son of Odysseus
god of seas; angry at Odysseus, tries to prevent him from ret…
Odysseus
Our hero
Penelope
wife of Odysseus
21 terms
Odyssey
nostos
kleos
metis
arete
homecoming
reknown or glory
guile or cunning
individual honor and glory won in battle
nostos
homecoming
kleos
reknown or glory
Odyssey
Valor
formidable
guile
sustain
great courage in the face of danger, especially in battle.
inspiring fear or respect through being impressively large, p…
sly or cunning intelligence.
strengthen or support physically or mentally.
Valor
great courage in the face of danger, especially in battle.
formidable
inspiring fear or respect through being impressively large, p…
15 terms
odyssey
formidable
guile
plunder
mutinous
arousing feelings of awe or admiration because of grandeur, s…
cunning in attaining a goal; crafty or artful deception; dupl…
to take wrongfully, as by pillage, robbery, or fraud... To stea…
involving revolt against authority.... To go against person or…
formidable
arousing feelings of awe or admiration because of grandeur, s…
guile
cunning in attaining a goal; crafty or artful deception; dupl…
5 terms
Odyssey
motivate
objective
pursuit
subsequent
(v) to provide with a reason for doing; to push on to some go…
(adj) factual, related to reality or physical objects; not in…
the act of looking for or trying to find something
Coming after or later
motivate
(v) to provide with a reason for doing; to push on to some go…
objective
(adj) factual, related to reality or physical objects; not in…
Odyssey
Motivate
Objective
Pursuit
Subsequent
to provide a cause for doing something
a purpose,intention or goal
an action of chasing or following something
coming after or following some thing
Motivate
to provide a cause for doing something
Objective
a purpose,intention or goal
9 terms
Odyssey
Odysseus
Penelope
Telemakhos
Athena
King of Ithaca Protagonist
Wife of Odysseus
son of Odysseus and Penelope
Goddess of wisdom
Odysseus
King of Ithaca Protagonist
Penelope
Wife of Odysseus
45 terms
Odyssey
Homer
Odysseus
Telemachus
Penelope
author
hero, main character
son of Odysseus
Odysseus' wife
Homer
author
Odysseus
hero, main character
58 terms
Odyssey
Poseidon
Athena
Scylla
Charybdis
god of the sea----earth shaker
Favorite daughter of Zeus. Greek goddess of wisdom, war and p…
6 headed monster lives on this island
female monster who sucks water to form a deadly whirlpool
Poseidon
god of the sea----earth shaker
Athena
Favorite daughter of Zeus. Greek goddess of wisdom, war and p…
odyssey
suitor
luminary
ingenious
perish
a man who courts a woman
a person who is an inspration to others
very clever
to die
suitor
a man who courts a woman
luminary
a person who is an inspration to others
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