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Acrisius

κόσμος σκηνή, ὁ βίος πάροδος· ἦλθες, εἶδες, ἀπῆλθες -> The world is a stage, life is a performance, you came, you saw, you departed
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English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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Ἀκρίσιος, ὁ.

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

Ācrĭsĭus: ii, m., Ἀκρίσιος,
I King of Argos, son of Abas, and father of Danaë; unintentionally killed by his grandson, Perseus, Ov. M. 4, 608 sq.; Verg. A. 7, 372; Hor. C. 3, 16, 5 al.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

Acrĭsius,¹⁴ ĭī, m., roi d’Argos : Hor. O. 3, 16, 1 ; Ov. M. 4, 608.

Latin > German (Georges)

Acrisius, ī, m. (Ἀκρίσιος), König von Argos, Sohn des Abas, Vater der Danaë, Hor. carm. 3, 16, 1 sqq. Ov. met. 4, 608 sqq. Hyg. fab. 63. – Dav. 1) Acrisiōnē, ēs, f. (Ἀκρισιώνη), Tochter des Akrisius = Danaë, Verg. catal. 11, 33. – 2) Acrisiōnēus, a, um (Ἀκρισιώνειος), akrisionëisch, der Akrisionen, arces, Argos, Ov.: amores, der Danaë, Col.: muri, Ardea, von Danaë erbaut, Sil.: so auch Acrisioneis Danaë colonis fundasse urbem dicitur, Verg. – 3) Acrisiōniadēs, ae, m. (Ἀκρισιωνιάδης), der Akrisioniade = Perseus, Ov. met. 5, 69.