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Tartarus

Overview page. Subjects: Religion.

A part of the underworld where the wicked suffered punishment for their misdeeds, especially those such as Ixion and Tantalus who had committed some outrage against the gods.

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Tartarus

Overview page. Subjects: Religion.

A part of the underworld where the wicked suffered punishment for their misdeeds, especially those such as Ixion and Tantalus who had committed some outrage against the gods.

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Tartarus

Overview page. Subjects: Classical Studies.

Son of Gaia (Earth) and Aither (Sky; cf. nyx); and father of Typhon by (again) Gaia, his own mother (Hesiod Theogonia 822). Tartarus was also the name for the deepest ...

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Tartarus

Edited by Susie Dent.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 40 words.

The infernal regions of classical mythology, used as equivalent to hades by later writers, but by Homer placed as far

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Tartarus

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 241 words.

Arras, embarrass, harass • gynandrous, polyandrous • Pancras • charas • Tatras • disastrous • ferrous •

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Tartarus

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 240 words.

Arras, embarrass, harass • gynandrous, polyandrous • Pancras • charas • Tatras • disastrous • ferrous •

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Tartarus

Simon Hornblower.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online March 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Religion in the Ancient World. 89 words.

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Tartarus

Simon Hornblower.

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 94 words.

son of Gaia (Earth) and Aither (Sky; cf. nyx); and father of Typhon by (again) Gaia, his own mother

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Tartarus

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 91 words.

son of *Gaia (Earth) and *Aither (Sky; cf. nyx); and father of *Typhon by (again) Gaia,

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Tartarus

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. 29 words.

a part of the underworld where the wicked suffered punishment for their misdeeds, especially those such as Ixion and Tantalus

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Tartarus

Edited by Michael Gagarin.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece and Rome

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical History. 3 words.

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