希腊神话(10)Palladium雅典娜的神像2012-12-08
When Ilus had first built his new seat,the city of Troy, he prayed Zeus to show some sign of blessing for it.
希腊神话(12)Ajax(theGreat)埃杰克斯(巨人)2012-12-08
Ajax was a man of giant stature,daring but slow.When the Trojan War was about to break out he led his forces from Salamis to join the Greek army at Aulis.
来自希腊神话和圣经的谚语(一)2012-12-07
传说希腊阿耳戈英雄(Argonaut)珀琉斯(Peleus)和爱琴海海神涅柔斯的女儿西蒂斯(Thetis)在珀利翁山举行婚礼,大摆宴席。他们邀请了奥林匹斯上(Olympus)的诸神参加喜筵,不知是有意还是无心,惟独没有邀请掌管争执的女神厄里斯(Eris)。这位女神恼羞成怒,决定在这次喜筵上制造不和。
希腊神话(11)TheFlood洪水2012-12-07
曾经生机勃勃的大地呈现出恐怖的景象。死亡与毁灭四处可见。老夫妻深感孤独和危险。他们就向上帝祈祷,乞求帮助。一位圣人指示他们把母亲的遗骨掷向四周。
来自希腊神话和圣经的谚语(五)2012-12-06
亚当是圣经中人类的始祖,而苹果的历史比人类的历史还悠久。在世界各文明古国的民间故事和神话传说中,苹果都是受人喜爱的一种果实。英语中有个谚语:An apple a day keeps the doctor away.但据圣经故事上说,苹果也给人类带来了麻烦,男人的喉结就是因吃苹果引起的。
希腊神话(7)Ares阿瑞斯2012-12-06
Son of Zeus and Hera,Ares was appointed god of war.Hewas terrible and majestic ,and his march shook the world.
来自希腊神话和圣经的谚语(三)2012-12-05
这部史诗的主人公奥德修斯是希腊半岛西南边伊大卡岛(Ithaca)的国王,他有个美丽而忠诚的旗子,名叫珀涅罗珀。奥德修斯随希腊联军远征特洛伊,十年苦战结束后,希腊将士纷纷凯旋归国。
希腊神话(8)Dionysus狄俄尼索斯2012-12-05
Dionysus was the god of wine.He was the son of Zeus by Semele. When his mother was burnt to death in the glory of Zeus .
希腊神话(1)TheOlympinGods奥林波斯山神2012-12-04
Between Macedon and Thessaly of eastern Greece there stood a high mountain.Its cloudy top rushed into the very heavens.
希腊神话(9)Philomela菲勒美拉2012-12-04
King Pandion of Athens had two daughters,Procne and Philomela.When Athens was threatened by the wild men,King Tereus of Thrace came to its help.
来自希腊神话和圣经的谚语(二)2012-12-03
The Trojan Horse直译特洛伊木马,是个国际性成语,在世界各主要语言中都有。来自拉丁语equns Trojanus.这个成语甚至还进入到汉语词汇中。
希腊神话(3)Apollo阿波罗2012-12-03
Among the crowd of Olympian gods the one most widely admired was Apollo.He was the son of Zeus and Let to.
来自希腊神话和圣经的谚语(四)2012-12-02
奥吉亚斯(Augeas)是古希腊西部厄利斯(Elis)的国王。他有一个极大的牛圈,里面养了2000头牛(一说3000匹马),30年来未清扫过,粪秽堆积如山,十分肮脏。因此,the Augean stable=very dirty place.
希腊神话(4)Prometheus普罗米修斯2012-12-02
Prometheus was a Titan .In the war between Zeus the giants he had stood on the side of the new Olympiangods.Out of the clay he made the first man,to whom Athena gave soul and holy breath.
来自希腊神话和圣经的谚语(六)2012-12-01
Science deals with things in a practical way. Science means honest, solid knowledge, allowing not an iota of falsehood, and it involves Herculean efforts and grueling toil.
希腊神话(5)Nereus and Proteus纳鲁斯和普鲁吐2012-12-01
Of all the small sea divinities Nereus and Proteus stood out as Peculiar sea-gods.Nereus,known as the Old Man of the sea,represented the pleasant aspect of ocean waters.
希腊神话(2)Pandora潘多拉2012-11-30
After the stealing of fire,Zeus became increasingly unkind to men.One day he ordered his son Hephaestus tobuild an image of a beautiful maiden out of clay.
希腊神话(6)Eros(Cupid)厄洛斯(丘比特)2012-11-30
Eros was the god of love,better known by hislatin name Cupid.Son of Aphrodite by Ares ,he took his place among the small gods of Olympus.
希腊神话:赫克犹巴2010-03-08
He cuba's life was one of grief and sorrow.She saw withher own eyes her eldest born Hector killed and insulted by Achilles.She saw her son Polites slain in front of her by Pyrrhus.And she saw her husband,the aged Priam,dragged towards the household altar and ruthlessly butchered there.
希腊神话:海妖塞壬2010-03-08
Far out in the sea there was an island,on the rocky edge of which lived three Sirens,the three sisters of magic song.Half human and half bird,the Siren sisters sat in a field of flowers,singing in voices that excited the hearts of men.
希腊神话:杰森2010-03-07
Among the pupils of the wise and just Centaur,there wasa boy named Jason.He was by birth a prince.His father Aeson was once king of Iolcus,but was overthrown by his own half brother Pelias.So he sent his baby son Jason to the Centaur for safekeeping.
希腊神话:伊俄2010-03-07
Io was the daughter of a rivergod.She was loved,run after and won by Zeus.Hera became so greeneyed that she flew down from Olympus one day to pay her rival back .Zeus,however,had foreseen her arrival and changed Io into abeautiful white little cow.
希腊神话:洪水2010-03-07
Men grew hungry,impolite and ungodly.Neither rightn or law was respected any longer,and the rule of hospitality was forgotten.Dressed up in human form,Zeus visited Arcadia andThessaly,and disliked the deadly wrongs of men .He decidedto clear the earth of them all.
希腊神话:the Golden Touch 点金术2010-03-05
midas,son of the GREat goddess of ida,by a hero whosename is not remembered ,was a pleasureloving king of macedonian bromium,where he ruled over the brigians and planted his famous rose gardens.
希腊神话:Atlas And Perseus 阿特拉斯和珀尔修斯2010-03-05
after the killing of medusa,perseus,carrying her head with him,flew far and wide,over land and sea.as night came on,he reached the western limit of the earth ,where the sun goes down.here he would gladly have rested till morning.

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