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Theseus

τύμβος, ὦ νυμφεῖον, ὦ κατασκαφής οἴκησις αἰείφρουρος, οἷ πορεύομαι πρὸς τοὺς ἐμαυτῆς -> Tomb, bridal chamber, eternal prison in the caverned rock, whither I go to find mine own.
Sophocles, Antigone, 883

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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Θησεύς, -έως, ὁ, or say, son of Aegeus.

Descendant of Theseus: Θησείδης, -ου, ὁ.

Festival of Theseus: Θησεῖα, τά.

Land of Theseus: χθὼν Θησῇς (-ῇδος), ἡ (Aesch., Eum. 1026).

Temple of Theseus: Θησεῖον, τό.

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

Thēseus: (dissyl.), -ĕï;, and -ĕos, m., = Θησεύς,>
I a king of Athens, son of Ægeus (acc. to others, of Neptune) and Æthra; husband of Ariadne, and afterwards of Phædra; father of Hippolytus, by the Amazon Hippolyte; friend of Pirithoüs; conqueror of the highway-robbers Periphetes, Sinnis, etc., and of the Minotaur, Ov. M. 7, 433 sq.; id. H. 10, 3; Stat. Th. 12, 576; Cic. N. D. 3, 18, 45; 3, 31, 76; id. Fin. 1, 20, 65; Prop. 2, 14 (3, 6), 7; Ov. F. 6, 737; Verg. A. 6, 618; Hor. C. 4, 7, 27 al.—Hence,
   A Thēsēus, a, um, adj., of or belonging to Theseus, Thesean: carina, Prop. 1, 3, 1: laus, Ov. M. 8, 263: fides, id. Tr. 1, 3, 66: crimen, i. e. the desertion of Ariadne, id. F. 3, 460; id. A. A. 3, 459.—Transf., poet., for Athenian: via, Prop. 3 (4), 21, 24: Hymettus, Mart. 13, 104, 1: favi, id. 4, 13, 4.—
   B Thē-sēïus, a, um, adj., of or belonging to Theseus: heros, i. e. Hippolytus, Ov. M. 15, 492: dicta, Stat. Th. 12, 681: Troezen, ruled by the ancestors of Theseus, id. ib. 4, 81.—
   C Thēsīdes, ae, m., the offspring of Theseus, i. e. Hippolytus, Ov. H. 4, 65; Aus. Epigr. 20. — Transf., poet., for an Athenian, Verg. G. 2, 383.—
   D Thēsēis, ĭdis, f., the title of a poem concerning Theseus, Juv. 1, 2.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

(1) Thēseūs,¹³ ĕī ou ĕos, m., Thésée [père d’Hippolyte : Cic. Nat. 3, 45 ; Ov. F. 6, 737.
(2) Thēsēus,¹⁰ a, um, de Thésée : Ov. M. 8, 263 || de l’Attique, Athénien : Prop. 3, 21, 24 ; Mart. 13, 104, 1.

Latin > German (Georges)

Thēseus, eī u. eos, Akk. eum u. ea, Vok. eu, m. (Θησεύς), König in Athen, Sohn des Ägeus od. der Sage nach des Neptun, Freund des Pirithous, Gemahl der Ariadne, später der Phädra, Vater des Hippolytus von der Amazone Hippolyte, Besieger der Straßenräuber Periphetes u. Sinis, Erleger des Minotaurus im Labyrinth auf Kreta, Cic. Tusc. 4, 50 u.a. Hyg. fab. 14. 38. 42 u.a. Mythogr. Lat. 1, 46 u. 48: Genet. Thesei, Catull. 64, 120. Hyg. fab. 59 u. 79: Genet. Theseos, Ov. met. 8, 268. Stat. silv. 4, 4, 104; Theb. 12, 293: Akk. Theseum, Hyg. fab. 37. Mythogr. Lat. 1, 48; 1, 57; 1, 204: Akk. Thesea, Catull. 64, 239 u. 245. Verg. Aen. 6, 122. Prop. 2, 14, 7. Ov. met. 8, 726. Val. Max. 4, 7, 4; 5, 3. ext. 3. Macr. sat. 1, 17, 21 Vok. Theseu, Catull. 64, 69. Ov. her. 10, 3; met. 7, 433 u.a. Stat. Theb. 12, 555. – arch. Nbf. Tēsēs, Corp. inscr. Lat. 1, 1591. – Dav.: A) Thēsēis, idis, f. (Θησηΐς), thesëisch, die Thesëide, Titel eines Gedichtes auf Theseus, Iuven. 1, 2. – B) Thēsēius, a, um, thesëisch, heros, Ov.: dicta, Stat. – C) Thēsēus, a, um, a) thesëisch, crimen, Verlassen der Ariadne, Ov.: fides, gegen Pirithous, Ov. – b) = athenisch, Hymettus, Mart.: via, der nach Athen führt, Prop. – D) Thēsīdēs, ae, m., ein Theside (= Nachkomme des Theseus), v. Hippolytus, Ov.: Plur. Thesidae, die Athener, Verg.