Hipponax


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Hipponax

(hĭpō`năks), fl. 540 B.C., Greek iambic poet. Banished from Ephesus after insulting the tyrants there, he went to live in Clazomenae. He is believed to have been the inventor of the choliambic, or "limping" iambic verse. He wrote spirited satire, fragments of which are extant.
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However, if we want to understand the authors themselves, genre and accidents of preservation need to be considered--for example, if the Lydian woman who seems to be giving the speaker a magical treatment for impotence in Hipponax fr.
"The Traffic in Women: From Homer to Hipponax, from War to Commerce," in A.
La revelacion, por ejemplo, de la existencia del poeta pre-helenico Irwik Hegemon pasa por La Habana de los anos 20, en un documento escrito en bantu que a su vez es la traduccion del guarani de "una memoria del poeta bizantino Paolo Silenziario al historiador Psellos" (416), en que se reproducia una carta de Varron o Elio Estilon; esta incluia un fragmento de una cita de Hipponax de Efeso en la que este copiaba los poemas de Hegemon.
Through his own virulent invective against the sexualized body in Epodes 8 and 12, Horace participates in the style of iambos most associated with the archaic exemplars Archilochus, Hipponax, and Semonides.
Also discussed are the iambic poetry of Hipponax, obscenity in Greek Old Comedy, wider attitudes on obscenity in the Hellenic world as gleaned from historians such as Herodotus, and the question of obscenity in the court of law.
The two subdivisions represented by Linnavuori's niokanus, pseudobrunnescens and hipponax and the other by nigriventris, brunnascens, basalis and minor appear to play sister group and out group relationship with each other and appear neatly held together by the synapomorphies such as lateral margins of pronotum at least slightly curved or convex.
Na die inleiding word die belangrikste vroee jambiese digters, vanaf die Argaiese tot die Hellenistiese tyd, bespreek: Archilochos van Paros (7de eeu voor gemene era), Semonides van Amorgos (7de eeu v.g.e.), Solon van Atene (7de/6de eeu v.g.e), Hipponax van Efese (6de eeu v.g.e.), Skuthinos van Teos (5de of 4de eeu v.g.e.) en Kallimachos van Alexandrie (4de/3de eeu v.g.e.).
Vervolgens word die die digters Archilochos, Semonides, Solon, Hipponax, Skuthinos en Kallimachos agtereenvolgens bespreek en hul fragmente vertaal en toegelig.
(11.381) This is a variation on a poem by the vitriolic iambic poet Hipponax (c.