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Deianira

Overview page. Subjects: Religion — Classical Studies.

In Greek mythology, the wife of Hercules, who was tricked into smearing poison on a garment which caused his death.

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Deianira

Overview page. Subjects: Religion — Classical Studies.

In Greek mythology, the wife of Hercules, who was tricked into smearing poison on a garment which caused his death.

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Deianira

Herbert Jennings Rose and Jenny March.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online December 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Religion in the Ancient World. 190 words.

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Deianira

Herbert Jennings Rose and Jennifer R. March.

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 201 words.

in mythology daughter of Oeneus and Althaea, and wife of Heracles, won by him in combat from another suitor,

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Deianira

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 195 words.

in mythology daughter of *Oeneus and Althaea, and wife of *Heracles, won by him in combat

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Deianira

Edited by Elizabeth Knowles.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 21 words.

in Greek mythology, the wife of Hercules, who was tricked into smearing poison on a garment which caused his

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Oeneus

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 135 words.

mythical king of Calydon in *Aetolia and father by Althaea of *Meleager (1) and *Deianira. His

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Nessus

Edited by Douglas Gray.

in The Oxford Companion to Chaucer

January 2003; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Early and Medieval). 37 words.

a centaur who was killed by Hercules (Ercules) for attempting to rape Deianira (Dianira). The Monk

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Oeneus

Overview page. Subjects: Classical Studies.

Mythical king of Calydon in Aetolia and father by Althaea of Meleager (1) and Deianira. His name (from οἰ̑νος, wine) and the story in Hyginus (Fabulae 129) that Deianira's real ...

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Yole

Overview page. Subjects: Literary Studies (Early and Medieval).

The daughter of King Eurytus (HF 403). Hercules (Ercules) fell in love with her and left Deianira (Dianira).

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Hyllus

Edited by Simon Hornblower and Antony Spawforth.

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 30 words.

in mythology, eldest son of Heracles by Deianira (Sophocles Trachiniae 55, etc.) or Melite (scholiast ibid. 54). See Heraclidae

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Oeneus

Emily Kearns.

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 134 words.

mythical king of Calydon in Aetolia and father by Althaea of Meleager (1) and Deianira. His name (from οἰ̑νος,

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Hyllus

Edited by Esther Eidinow.

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 27 words.

in mythology, eldest son of *Heracles by *Deianira (Soph. Trach. 55, etc.) or Melite (schol. ibid. 54).

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Yole

Edited by Douglas Gray.

in The Oxford Companion to Chaucer

January 2003; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Early and Medieval). 22 words.

the daughter of King Eurytus (HF 403). Hercules (Ercules) fell in love with her and left Deianira

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Women of Trachis (<i>c.</i>425 <span class="smallCaps">bc</span>)

Michael Patterson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Plays

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Plays and Playwrights). 370 words.

Deianira, wife of Heracles, is anxiously awaiting the return of her husband, who has been away for months, completing the

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Nessus [Gk Myth.]

Andrew Delahunty and Sheila Dignen.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Reference and Allusion

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 144 words.

A centaur killed by *Hercules, who shot him with his bow for trying to rape Hercules' wife, Deianira.

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Sophocles’ Trachiniae

P. J. Finglass.

in Classics

P ublished online February 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Classical Studies; Classical Art and Architecture; Classical History; Classical Literature; Classical Philosophy. 4211 words.

Once viewed as inferior to the other six surviving dramas, Sophocles’ Trachiniae has been rehabilitated by scholarship in recent decades. Named “The Women of Trachis” after its chorus, it...

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Hyllus

Overview page. Subjects: Classical Studies.

In mythology, eldest son of Heracles by Deianira (Sophocles Trachiniae 55, etc.) or Melite (scholiast ibid. 54). See Heraclidae.

Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae 5. 1...

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DÍAZ, Francisco - Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 35 words.

Spanish, 18th century, male.

Active in Madrid.

Painter. Genre scenes.

Francisco Díaz was a student at the Real Academia de San Fernando. He is known for his...

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Women of Trachis

Overview page. Subjects: Literary Studies (Plays and Playwrights).

A: Sophocles Pf: c.425 bc, Athens? Tr: 1729 G: G...

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ARTEMON III - Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 103 words.

3rd century, male.

Painter.

Ancient Greek.

Artemon painted a portrait of a queen named Stratonice - perhaps the daughter of Demetrius Poliorcetes - in the first...

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