Persephone   - in ancient sources @ attalus.org


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  Persephone   - daughter of Demeter; queen of Hades
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  + Core , Kore , Proserpina
307/9 Philon enlarges the temple of Demeter and Persephone at Eleusis.
275/11 hus sacks the town of Locri, together with the temple of Persephone.
73/36 a sacrifice to the goddess Persephone, who sends a storm to destroy
    Within translations:
Aelian:Fr_43   ies or wishing to abduct Persephone herself? [44] & {47
Aelian:NA_12.10   Maiden, by Artemis, by Persephone,* that the wench was
AnthPal_7.189   and the dewy flowers of golden Persephone. [190] Anyte &ra
AnthPal_7.483   life ? In the house of Persephone the boy shall be her
AnthPal_7.489   marriage, the dark chamber of Persephone received. When
AntipThes_7.185   lit not as we prayed, but by Persephone. * & i.e. that
Athen_5.213   temple of Demeter and Persephone being closed, and to
Athen_12.554   ccount the companions of Persephone are represented as gat
Athen_14.619   used in honour of Demeter and Persephone. The song sung
Athen_14.624   praise of Demeter and of Persephone, & The sacred wife
Athen_15.684     Dark Persephone a darker hue has given;
Athen_15.694     With Persephone daughter of Zeus
Athen_15.698   even now he's dead, great Persephone
Bianor_7.387   me, I am cheated of you! Persephone, give ear to the praye
Callim:Epigr_40   & An offering to Demeter and Corē, apparently at
Callim:Hec_278   from the locals about Korē, and endowed them with
CIL_1.2520   luto, good and beautiful Proserpina (unless I ought to
DionHal:Din_11   "I pray, by Demeter and Kore." It is earlier than Deinarc
Euseb]:Chron_183   years. The rape of Core [Persephone], and what is related
LeonTar_7.657   Cleitagoras, for the sake of Persephone underground. May
MArgent_7.364   ized by Hades and the other by Persephone. [7.374] & { G-P
Meleager_7.352   and the dark couch of Persephone whom none may name,
Naev:Pun_24   ... - First comes Proserpina, a child of Ceres, [25-6]
Nepos_10.8   Callicrates to the temple of Proserpina and forced him to swear
Nicand:Ge_74   violets, dark, and abhorred of Persephone among flowers.
Nicarch_11.331   led either close to land or to Persephone. [11.332] & Eic
Obseq_43   contribution to Ceres and Proserpina. Twenty seven singing maidens
Obseq_46   women gifts to Ceres and Proserpina. There was singing by twenty
Obseq_53   to Ceres and Proserpina. Twenty seven maidens
Obseq_60a   Mithridates was besieging Cyzicus, Proserpina appeared in a dream
Plin:HN_34.69   in bronze: the Rape of Persephone, also The Girl Spinning and
Plin:HN_35.108   He painted a Rape of Persephone, a picture formerly in the
POxy_1380   ; in the Metelite nome Core; at Charax Athena; at Plinth
PsCallisth_2.1   Athens where the Maid {Korē} is worshipped, and he
RC_64   (2nd cent.)   r temple [of Plouton and Kore]. Because I wis
SEG_43.212   (c. 200)   emple of Demeter and Korē, whether it would be
SelPap_2.405   Zeus, Hera, Atargatis, Core, Dionysus, Apollo, Neot
Simonid_7.507b   - the chamber of fair-haired Persephone. [7.508] & { -
Simonid_7.508   ide from the chambers of Persephone many men wasted by chi
Syll_319   (314/3)   s monument to Demeter and Korē. { inscribed
Syll_400   (273/2)   nia to Demeter and Korē from their own reso
Syll_485   (soon after 235/4)   oia to Demeter and Korē and the other gods as
Syll_540   (214/3)   year to Demeter and Korē and to the other
Syll_661   (c. 165/4)   oia to Demeter and Korē and the other gods who
THI_57   (late 3rd cent.)   ormed the Soteria to [Korē] Soteira well, [pio
THI_137.A   (c. 100) make a dedication to Demeter, Korē and all the gods and
THI_184.A   and] gives service to Korē at every opportunity, joining
THI_184.B   especially towards Demeter and Korē and the priestesses of
THI_188.A   (Late 4th century) house and votive statue to Kore and Demeter because a sacred
THI_188.B   (Late 4th century) wife of Hippokrates, dedicated to Kore and Demeter a shrine and
THI_191.B   (late 2nd century) ere the sacred seat of Persephone has received and comforted
ValMax_1.1.21   in robbing the treasure of Proserpina: for when he was brought
ValMax_1.1e.3   having plundered the temple of Proserpina at Locri, and sailing upon
ValMax_2.4.5   the altar of Dis and Proserpina. He was troubled at this


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