Busiris


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Busiris

murders predecessor to gain Egyptian throne. [Gk. Myth: Avery, 231]
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References in classic literature ?
He wondered to see the lance leaning against the tree, the shield on the ground, and Don Quixote in armour and dejected, with the saddest and most melancholy face that sadness itself could produce; and going up to him he said, "Be not so cast down, good man, for you have not fallen into the hands of any inhuman Busiris, but into Roque Guinart's, which are more merciful than cruel.
30) Jean Giraudoux, La Guerre de Troie n'aura pas lieu, Paris, Grasset, 1935, acte II, scene V a la p 121 (<<[m]on cher Busiris, nous savons tous ici que le droit est la plus puissante des ecoles de l'imagination.
Greco-Roman literature, Egypt is also the home of Busiris and human
In support of the claim that Socrates was actually in need of such vindication, Burnet cites a speech of Isocrates against a known critic of Socrates, Busiris.
Otro caso es el del rey de Egipto Busiris, cuyas circunstancias pueden arrojar luz sobre nuestro estudio.
Si Osiris, absorbio o mejor se sincretizo con dioses funerarios locales, Andjety de Busiris, Sokaris de Menfis y Khentamentiu de Abidos, con Re asistimos a una de las sincretizaciones mas importantes (16).
Having opened his third campaign with a close second in the Group 3 Prix de Barbeville, Sagaro started hot favourite for the Prix du Cadran but the expected second top-level triumph eluded him, his challenge coming too late to reel in Le Bavard and Busiris.
13) Similarly, the head of a figure of one of the servants of the mythological Egyptian king, Busiris, is excerpted from a larger scene on a red-figure vase in an argument illustrating that the Greeks could accurately represent, and therefore were familiar with, both 'pure' negroid types and 'black-white crosses' (Fig.
Griffiths (1980: 94-95) rechaza la conexion de Osiris con Andyeti de Busiris porque considera que el rey adopto esa forma cuando Osiris se antropomorfizo y se incluyeron esas insignias en la transferencia iconica, aunque esto puede ser discutido si tomamos algunos TdP que hacen referencia a esto.
Andrea Jordens considers a bilingual documentary archive from Busiris, dating to 230 and 229 B.