Daphne - in ancient sources @ attalus.org
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- a nymph who was pursued by Apollo and transformed into a laurel tree
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Parth:Amat_15 & The story of Daphne. Book 17  & JOAN
she was no other than Daphne, the daughter of Amyclas,
- a grove dedicated to Apollo, near Antioch in Syria
The foundation of Antioch and the nearby temple at Daphne.
Antiochus concerning the appointment of a chief priest at Daphne.
Menelaus persuades the regent Andronicus to murder Onias at Daphne.
Antiochus holds a magnificent festival and games at Daphne.
Antiochus Grypus holds magnificent games at Daphne.
atise on the Contests at Daphne, speaking as follows :-
the Assemblies at Daphne, says, "He touched every
be exhibited by him at Daphne, so that the Greeks all
celebrating the games at Daphne, himself also made very
celebrating the games at Daphne, gave a magnificent banque
ecrated the grove belonging to Daphne, with a wood added
Ar.] The grove of Daphne near Antioch was dedicated to
had heard both sides at Daphne, he asked Hyrcanus who the
and when he was come to Daphne by Antioch, they told him
men among the Jews to Daphne by Antioch to Antonius,
Now when Herodes was at Daphne, by Antioch, he had some
entered the shrine of Daphne, which had been first aban
of Zeus and the god of Daphne and Calliope who revealed
sent away the body from Daphne, some of you, in expiation
she shut herself up in Daphne; and it being reported
cleis, but is now called Daphne; some cypress trees had
feasts of Antiochus Grypus at Daphne. Book 30  [73.K]
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