Apr 16 • 5M

Odyssey δ 4.625-74

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A P David
A performance of Homer's Odyssey in ancient Greek, with texts.
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David’s Performance text

Syllables in bold are dynamically prominent according to the new theory of the ancient Greek pitch accent. Digammas occasionally obtrude. Hyperlinked text at the Perseus site is unavailable for this passage; the following is adapted from the edition of M. L. West:

μνηστῆρες δὲ πάροιθεν Ὀδυσσῆϝος μεγάροιο

δίσκοισιν τέρποντο καὶ αἰγα…

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