The Histories

Translated through Aubrey de Sélincourt with an creation and Notes by means of John M. Marincola.

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208; eight. 114; nine. 26–7, 33 Heraclides (of Cyme) 1. 158 Heraclides (also of Cyme) five. 37 Heraclides (of Mylasa) five. 121 Heraeum four. ninety Hermepolis 2. sixty seven Hermes (god) 2. fifty one, 138, one hundred forty five; five. 7 Hermione E, three. fifty nine; 7. 6; eight. forty three, seventy two, seventy three; nine. 28, 31 Hermippus 6. four Hermolycus nine. one zero five Hermophantus five. ninety nine Hermotimus eight. 104–6 Hermotybies 2. 164–5, 168; nine. 32 Hermus (river) D, 1. fifty five, eighty; five. a hundred and one Herodotus (author) creation Herodotus (son of Basileïdes) eight. 132 Herophantus four. 138 Herpys nine. 38 Hesiod 2. fifty three; four. 32 Hestia (goddess) 2.

He had no concept that she knew whatever approximately what had occurred and so he spoke back to her summons by means of going to her, simply as he had regularly long gone some time past, at any time when the queen summoned him. whilst he arrived she acknowledged to him: ‘Gyges, there are actually paths prior to you: I depart it as much as you which of them one you decide to take. both you could kill Candaules and feature me and the dominion of Lydia on your personal, otherwise you needs to die your self straight away, so you won't ever back just do what Candaules desires you to do and spot what you mustn't see.

Every year, in each village, this is often what they used to do. They used to assemble the entire younger women who have been sufficiently old to be married and take the whole thing of all of them right now to a undeniable position. A crowd of fellows could shape a circle round them there. An auctioneer could get all of the girls to face up one after the other, and he could positioned her up on the market. He used first of all the main appealing lady there, after which, as soon as she had fetched an excellent rate and been acquired, he may cross directly to public sale the subsequent most fascinating one.

N. 1. ninety three above, and CAH iv. 79–111 for a latest survey. 1. 131 Mitra. Mithra is the traditional male Iranian sun-god. Anahita is the Persian mom goddess pointed out with him within the Avesta, an historic Persian selection of non secular texts, and in Persian inscriptions. it's not transparent that Cyrus used to be a Zoroastrian or that H right here describes the Persian faith of his time appropriately. H doesn't point out an important god, Ahura Mazda, by way of identify yet fairly turns out to name him Zeus, the Greek an identical (n. 1. 181).

Leonidas singled those Thebans out and made a selected aspect of recruiting them, simply because they have been strongly suspected of taking part with the enemy. So he appealed for his or her assist in the struggle simply because he desired to discover whether or not they would offer males for him to take or whether or not they might turn away from such open aid of the Greek alliance. They did ship troops, yet actually their sympathies lay in different places. [206] The Spartans despatched Leonidas and his males on forward within the desire that the sight might encourage the remainder of the allies to hands, and discourage them from becoming a member of the ranks of these who have been already participating with the enemy, as they could in the event that they acquired the concept that the Spartans have been maintaining again.

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