Apr 19 • 2M

Odyssey δ 4.675-95

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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. Adapted from the edition of M. L. West:

οὐδ᾽ ἄρα Πηνελόπεια πολὺν χρόνον εν ἄπυστος

μύθων, οὓς μνηστῆρες ἐνὶ φρεσὶ βυσσοδόμευον:

κῆρυξ γάρ ϝοἱ ἔϝειπε Μέδων, ὃς ἐπεύθετο βουλάς

αὐλῆς ἐκτὸς ἐών, οἳ …

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