Oeta


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Oeta

(ē`tə), Gr. Oiti, mountain range, central Greece, stretching c.15 mi (25 km) W from Thermopylae on the Gulf of Lamía. Mt. Oeta (c.7,060 ft/2,150 m) is the highest peak. In legend Hercules died there on a pyre after being poisoned by Nessus' robe.
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As when ALCIDES from OEALIA Crown'd With conquest, felt th' envenom'd robe, and tore Through pain up by the roots THESSALIAN Pines, And LICHAS from the top of OETA threw Into th' EUBOIC Sea.
A census -- of highly questionable accuracy -- was conducted covering the area of the French administered OETA, which included the Upper Galilee and its villages and farms and its Jewish-populated areas such as Metulla.
I observe that Seneca sees Hercules' death on Mount Oeta as a figure of the Stoic universal conflagration (.
Seneca: Tragedies II: Oedipus, Agamemnon, Thyestes, Hercules on Oeta, Octavia.
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