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Greek religion and its survivals

Hyde, Walter Woodburn

Greek religion and its survivals

by Hyde, Walter Woodburn

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Published by Cooper Square in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folklore, Greek,
  • Greece -- Religion.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Walter Woodburn Hyde.
    SeriesOur debt to Greece and Rome
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL"785"H8"1963
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 230 p.
    Number of Pages230
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21127308M
    LC Control Number63-10268

    History of publishing - History of publishing - Books in classical antiquity: The Greeks adopted the papyrus roll and passed it on to the Romans. Although both Greeks and Romans used other writing materials (waxed wooden tablets, for example), the Greek and Roman words for book show identification with the Egyptian model. Greek biblos (“book”) can be compared with . formants, as his reviewers then suggested. But in spite of its defects, most of which belong to the period in which it appeared, Modern Greek Folklore and Ancient Greek Religion remains a storehouse of fascinating materials for the present-day folklorist. The plates which have been added to this edition enhance the value of the book.

    Greek Votive Offerings: An Essay in the History of Greek Religion (Cambridge: At the University press, ), by W. H. D. Rouse. multiple formats at ; page images at HathiTrust; US access only; Modern Greek Folklore and Ancient Greek Religion: A Study in Survivals (Cambridge, UK: At the University Press, ), by J. C. Lawson. The connection of Lat. rego with Gr. orégō ‘extend in a straight line’ (the o- being phonologically explicable), the examination of the old uses of reg- in Latin (e.g. in regere fines, e regione, rectus, rex sacrorum) suggests that the rex, properly more of a priest than a king in the modern sense, was the man who had authority to trace out the sites of towns and to determine the rules.

    Claudius Aelianus (Greek: Κλαύδιος Αιλιανός Klávdios Elianós; c. – c. AD), commonly Aelian (/ ˈ iː l i ən /), born at Praeneste, was a Roman author and teacher of rhetoric who flourished under Septimius Severus and probably outlived Elagabalus, who died in He spoke Greek so fluently that he was called "honey-tongued" (μελίγλωσσος meliglossos. STUDIES IN GREEK RELIGION A large part of the essay is devoted to the discussion of the treatise of Sallutius, About the Gods and the World, which is appended in translation. Dr. Farnell discusses a phase of Greek religion that has received less attention since the coming of the anthropologists; namely, the practical.


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New York, Cooper Square. The subject of ancient Greek religion is so very large, in all of its manifestations, that the influence of Greek religion can hardly be treated adequately in a single volume in this Series. Therefore, besides Professor Hyde's book, those on Mythology, Folklore and the Philosophies of the Greeks will further indicate the influence of ancient.

Martin Nilsson's The Minoan- Mycenaean Religion and its Survival in Greek Religion has, as its title suggests, two main themes: firstly, it describes the artifacts of Minoan and Mycenaean civilizations in terms of their single religion and thereby shows various aspects of the Mother Goddess cult, the basis of their religion; secondly, it aims /5(10).

The Minoan-Mycenaean Religion and Its Survival in Greek Religion All Book Search results » About the author () of evolutionary theory, which states that religions have evolved from a primitive substrate, leaving detectable survivals in historical data.

He also adopted a "dynamistic" conception of "primitive religion"; that is 4/5(3). Greek Religion And Its Survivals Paperback – Ap by Walter Woodburn Hyde (Author) See all 5 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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Greek religion, religious beliefs and practices of the ancient inhabitants of the region of Greece. Origins Although its exact origins are lost in time, Greek religion is thought to date from about the period of the Aryan invasions of the 2d millennium BC Those invaders encountered two other peoples who had existed in the region of Greece from Neolithic times: the Aegeans.

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Cornford. Format Book Published Cambridge University Press Description p. Subject headings Cults--Greece. Olympics. GREEK POPULAR RELIGION THE COUNTRYSIDE. Greek religion in its various aspects has been the subject of numerous investigations.

Modern research has progressed along two lines especially, the search for primitive survivals and. A detailed introduction to ancient Greek religion.

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Author: Bernard C. Dietrich; Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG ISBN: Category: History Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» Nilsson's seminal work on Minoan-Myceanaean religion had its second edition in prior to the decipherment of Linear B; yet he found much in the archaeological record of the Bronze Age which he associated with later.

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Modern Greek Folklore and Ancient Greek Religion: A Study in Survivals. By JOHN CUTHBERT LAWSON, M.A. 8vo. xii + 62o. Cambridge: At the University Press. i9gio. LAWSON's admirable book is the out-come of two years' tenure of a Craven Studentship, supplemented by the some.

The Greek word thrēskeía denotes properly both cult and piety. It has a curious history in Greek itself. According to Van Herten [] thrēskeía was applied only to foreign cults; whereas in fact, in the Augustan period, the word may designate every cult, whether indigenous or foreign.

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