Die Fragmente der Vorsokratiker 1

Die Fragmente der Vorsokratiker 1, ed. H. Diels and W. Kranz. 6th ed. Berlin 1951.

New Translations

Epimenides, Theogony 3B9 – p. 34

[7a K.] – – 92, 24 p. 43 G. and Akousilaos says that the Harpuiai guard the apples. [9 B 5], Epimenides says that they are the same as the Hesperides. (Transl. E. Bianchelli)  EGM pp. 6, 18

Epimenides 3.B16 p. 35

[7 M., 6 K.]. – Rhes. 36: Epimenides says that the children of Kallisto and Zeust were the twins Pan and Arkas.  Schol. Theocr. Ambr. I 3 p. 28 W: Epimenides in his poems says that the twins Pan and Arkas are children of Zeus and Kallisto.  (Transl. E. Bianchelli) EGM p. 726

Epimenides, Theogony 3B19 – p. 36

Epimenides says that the Eumenides come from Kronos:

From him beautiful-haired golden Aphrodite was born

and the immortal Moirai and the Erinyes gleaming with gifts. (Transl. E. Bianchelli)   EGM pp. 12, 13 , 16 upper, 43


Herakleitos 22B94 – p. 172

In fact Helios will not exceed his measure. If he should, the Erinyes, helpers of Dike, would track him down. (Transl. E. Bianchelli)   EGM p. 14

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