Oxford Index Search Results

You are looking at 1-10 of 10 items for:

Licymnius x clear all

Refine by type

Refine by product

 

Licymnius

Overview page. Subjects: Classical Studies.

Of Chios, dithyrambic poet (see dithyramb) and rhetorician, teacher of Polus (Plato Phaedrus 267c). Aristotle says that his works were better to read than to hear (Rhetorica 1413b14). Also...

See overview in Oxford Index

Licymnius

Overview page. Subjects: Classical Studies.

Of Chios, dithyrambic poet (see dithyramb) and rhetorician, teacher of Polus (Plato Phaedrus 267c). Aristotle says that his works were better to read than to hear (Rhetorica 1413b14). Also...

See overview in Oxford Index

Licymnius

Overview page. Subjects: Classical Studies.

Brother of Alcmene and so uncle of Heracles, killed by Heracles' son Tlepolemus (Iliad 2. 653–70). His tomb was at the gymnasium of Argos (2) (Pausanias 2. 22. 8; Plutarch ...

See overview in Oxford Index

Licymnius

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 62 words.

brother of *Alcmene and so uncle of *Heracles, killed by Heracles' son *Tlepolemus (Il. 2.

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Licymnius

Emily Kearns.

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 60 words.

brother of Alcmene and so uncle of Heracles, killed by Heracles' son Tlepolemus (Iliad 2. 653–70). His tomb

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Licymnius

Edited by Simon Hornblower and Antony Spawforth.

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 53 words.

of Chios, dithyrambic poet (see dithyramb) and rhetorician, teacher of Polus (Plato Phaedrus 267c). Aristotle says

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Licymnius (of *Chios,)

Edited by Esther Eidinow.

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 51 words.

dithyrambic poet (see dithyramb) and rhetorician, teacher of *Polus (Pl. Phdr. 267c). *Aristotle says that his

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Licymnius (2) , of Chios, dithyrambic poet and rhetorician

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online March 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Classical Literature. 56 words.

Go to Oxford Research Encyclopedias »  abstract

Licymnius (1), brother of Alcmene and uncle of Heracles

Emily Kearns.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online March 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Religion in the Ancient World. 76 words.

Licymnius (1), brother of *Alcmene and so uncle of *Heracles, killed by Heracles' son *Tlepolemus (Il. 2. 653–70). His tomb was at the gymnasium of *Argos (1) (Paus. 2. 22. 8; Plut. Pyrrh.34), but he...

Go to Oxford Research Encyclopedias »  abstract

Xenocles

Overview page. Subjects: Classical Studies.

Son of the elder Carcinus (1), was a tragic poet who defeated Euripides in 415 with his Oedipus, Lycaon, Bacchae and Athamas (satyric). His Licymnius is parodied by Aristophanes (1) ...

null...

See overview in Oxford Index

Tlepolemus

Overview page. Subjects: Classical Studies.

Son of Heracles (by Astyoche or Astydamia) and founder of the Rhodian cities (see Rhodes). On reaching maturity he killed his father's uncle Licymnius (1), either accidentally or in a ...

null...

See overview in Oxford Index