Die Fragmente der Vorsokratiker 1

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

New Translations

Mousaios 2B1 – p. 22

[4 Kern (Rostock 1848)]. SCHOL. APOLL. RHOD. III 1179  In the Titanographia Mousaios says that from Delphi  Kadmos followed the cow that went before and guided him.  (Transl. E. Bianchelli)  Greek Text  EGM p. 468

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 3B15 – p. 35

[6 M.]  SCHOL. EURIP.  Phoen. 13  Euripides says that he [Laios] married Eurykleia, daughter of Ekphas, who gave birth to Oidipous .  (Transl. E. Bianchelli)  Greek Text  EGM p. 491

Epimenides 3B16 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)  Greek Text  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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