Demeter   - in ancient sources @

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  Demeter   - the Greek goddess of corn and agriculture
Wikipedia entry
307/9 Philon enlarges the temple of Demeter and Persephone at Eleusis.
    Within translations:
AnthPal_16.200 the wheat-bearing furrow of Demeter. Looking up he said
AnthPal_6.98 ZONAS & { Ph 2 } & To Demeter the Winnower and the Seas
AnthPal_6.258 Ph 2 } & This ewe, O Demeter, who preside over the fur
AnthPal_7.733 the Graces and Anaxo served Demeter. We wanted nine day
AnthPal_9.21 ine from the ears the fruit of Demeter. * & Nisyros, a vol
AnthPal_9.147 initiated, to the temple of Demeter, fearing not the
AnthPal_9.707 uts sweeter than the fruits of Demeter rise from me. &
Antiphil_6.257 led me with the gifts of Demeter, the amphora fashioned
Antiphil_6.95 sore toil, dedicates to Demeter his ox-turning iron-tippe
Antiphil_9.298 ness of the mysteries of Demeter more clearly with my eyes
AntipSid_7.209 corn-bearing furrow of Demeter, as you lie in the the
AntipThes_6.291 when she fell sick, addressed Demeter something in this
AntipThes_9.241 idon a horse for that of Demeter, Zeus a swan for Leda,
AntipThes_9.418 unce the dawn. For Demeter has ordered the Nymphs to perfo
Arrian:Fr_14 the office of priest of Demeter and her daughter, to whom
Asclepiad_5.150 to-night and swore by solemn Demeter. She comes not and
Athen_5.213 to the holy temple of Demeter and Persephone being clos
Athen_6.253 this city, & For here Demeter and Demetrius are & Prese
Athen_6.268 And in the name of Demeter, my companions, if these
Athen_10.416 luttony, and an image of Demeter Sito; near which, also,
Athen_10.432 mixed the liquor with Demeter's corn, & And took the
Athen_13.566 leitus and Tithonus; and Demeter with Iasion; and Aphrodit
Athen_13.597 ugh the Rarian plain to honour Demeter. And she is known
Athen_13.600 of fat sheep, and corn, Demeter's gift; & The trees love
Athen_13.609 ground and an altar to Demeter of Eleusis, in whose fest
Athen_15.694 ther of Plutus, Olympian Demeter; & May you be ever near
Callim:Epigr_40 & An offering to Demeter and Corē, apparently at
Callim:Epigr_41 ss, Sir, of old was I of Demeter and again of the Cabeiri
Crinag_11.42 see those long nights of Demeter's holy rites, whereby whi
Diog_Laert_07.147 pervading moisture, and Demeter, as pervading the earth
DionHal:Din_11 the smilax: "I pray, by Demeter and Kore." It is earlier
DioscEpigr_7.31 hat even in the house of Demeter you may dance delicately
Julian:Mis_346 visited the temple of Demeter three times in succession
Nicarch_6.31 of good fruit, and to Demeter the Earth-goddess, and
PCairZen_59028 ent to give us at the feast of Demeter. Will you kindly
Philip_6.104 ploughing, suspends to Demeter with the wreath of corn,
Philip_6.36 bandman dedicate to you, Demeter, who love the corn ; for
Philip_7.394 shing servant of fertile Demeter, and on his death he set
Philip_9.89 Be not wrathful, Demeter, if the maidens clothed a child
Philoch_61 & There is a temple of Demeter Chloē on the acropol
Plut:Demetr_12 onours that were paid to Demeter and Dionysus; and that
Plut:Eum_6 came to support the one and Demeter the other. A sharp
Plut:Mor_834 vulged the sacred mysteries of Demeter. And besides, he
Polyaen_01.20.2 omen performing a sacrifice to Demeter. He immediately dis
Schol:Theoc_7 the harvest festival of Demeter, and he set out with Eucr
SEG_38.603 (202-197)   75, Helios, Poseidon, Demeter, Apollo, Ares, Athene
SEG_43.212 (c. 200)   ncerning the temple of Demeter and Korē, wheth
SelPap_1.172 dine at the temple of Demeter to-day, the 9th, at
SelPap_2.405 south of the shrine of Demeter that of Zeus, Hera, A
Syll_319 (314/3)   dedicated this monument to Demeter and Korē
Syll_400 (273/2)   iced at the Stenia to Demeter and Korē from t
Syll_485 (soon after 235/4)   ced] at the Haloia to Demeter and Korē and the
Syll_540 (214/3)   es during the year to Demeter and Korē and to
Syll_661 (c. 165/4)   ;ia and the Chloia to Demeter and Korē and the
THI_100 (c. 200)   5;, Helios, Poseidon, Demeter, Ares, Athene Areia a
THI_12 (c. 309-305)   s}, Poseidon, Apollo, Demeter, Ares, Athene Areia {
THI_147 (270-250)   ē {"Court of Demeter" ?} to the regi
THI_87 (306-301)   rning the sanctuary of Demeter and to Philtylios,
THI_97 (294-288)   se for . . . and Apollo and Demeter and Dionysos. [

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