Ajax Sentence Examples
The contest between Ajax and Odysseus for his arms is also mentioned.
His chief exploits during the war were his defence of the wounded Sarpedon, his fight with Ajax, son of Telamon (his particular enemy), and the storming of the Greek ramparts.
Again, side by side with gods of superior rank, certain heroes were worshipped as protecting spirits of the country or state; such were the Aeacidae amongst the Aeginetans, Ajax son of Oileus amongst the Epizephyrian Locrians and Hector at Thebes.
The first five books, which cover the same ground as the Aethiopis of Arctinus of Miletus, describe the doughty deeds and deaths of Penthesileia the Amazon, of Memnon, son of the Morning, and of Achilles; the funeral games in honour of Achilles, the contest for the arms of Achilles and the death of Ajax.
In the time of Photius the poets usually studied at school were Homer, Hesiod, Pindar; certain select plays of Aeschylus (Prometheus, Septem and Persae), Sophocles (Ajax, Electra and Oedipus Tyrannus), and Euripides (Hecuba, Orestes, Phoenissae, and, next to these, Alcestis, Andromache, Hippolytus, Medea, Rhesus, Troades,) also Aristophanes (beginning with the Plutus), Theocritus, Lycophron, and Dionysius Periegetes.Advertisement
The heroes and heroines of the Trojan cycle, such as Achilles, Ajax, Telamon, Cassandra, Andromache, were prominent figures in some of the dramas adapted from the Greek.
Zeus awakened - Restores the advantage to the Trojans - Ajax alone defends the ships.
The chief incidents in that part of the poem - the panic rush to the ships, the duels of Paris and Menelaus, and of Hector and Ajax, the Aristeia of Diomede - stand in no relation to the mainspring of the poem, the promise made by Zeus to Thetis.
In one, a large circular tomb, were found three sepulchral couches in stone, carved in imitation of wood, and a fine statuette in bronze of Ajax committing suicide.
From 1874 to 1888 she worked in close association with Bradlaugh both in politics and in free-thought propaganda, as a lecturer and a writer of pamphlets over the signature of "Ajax."Advertisement
Glaucus was afterwards slain by Ajax.
In this case the altar of Apollo at Delphi, upon which on the Greek vases Neoptolemus is frequently represented as taking refuge from Orestes, might be regarded as the pedestal of an invisible image of the god, and as fulfilling the same function as did the base of the actual image of Athene in Troy, towards which Cassandra fled from Ajax.
To distinguish him from Ajax, son of 011eus, he was called the "great" or Telamonian Ajax.
Ajax then became an Attic hero; he was worshipped at Athens, where he had a statue in the market-place, and the tribe Aiantis was called after his name.
Many illustrious Athenians - Cimon, Miltiades, Alcibiades, the historian Thucydides - traced their descent from Ajax.Advertisement
Viirtheim, De Ajacis Origine, Cultu, Patria (Leiden, 1907), according to whom he and Ajax Oileus, as depicted in epos, were originally one, a Locrian daemon somewhat resembling the giants.
When this spirit put on human form and became known at the Saronic Gulf, he developed into the "greater" Ajax, while among the Locrians he remained the "lesser."
This could well be a side-effect of using Ajax, to be fair.
Ajax powered search bar found on the home page, in the archives and on any 404.
Ajax for a lot of these jobs so perhaps that's getting a little confused.Advertisement
Ajax applications are also difficult to debug because the processing logic is embedded both in the client and on the server.
Ajax web app - isn't the most accessible system - probably not accessible at all.
Ajax technologies to present a largely drag-and-drop Web-page creation environment within your browser window.
Ajax, never slow at developing their youngster's minds, where particularly eager.Advertisement
On October 27 Ajax became the flagship of Commodore Harry Harwood's South America Division.
The Ajax Masters team is expected to provide the opposition for an end-of-season showpiece in May at Kingsmeadow.
Unlike the Ajax, the Hercules was designed from the outset to carry a nuclear warhead.
You will also need some type of abrasive cleanser like Ajax or Comet.
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New programming platforms such as Flash's ActionScript, Ruby on Rails, and AJAX are all becoming successors to the PHP language.
However, with the advent of AJAX, Flash, and other more advanced interactive techniques, DHTML is more focused on data collection and integration with CSS.
Whether you live in Fargo North Dakota or the busy Big Apple, web designers with skills from Flash to PHP to AJAX are fairly easy to find with a basic web search.
In the web 2.0 world full of Flash, AJAX, and XML, you might wonder what is HTML used for anymore?
Other technologies were developed such as Dynamic HTML, Flash, XML (eXtensible Markup Language), and other protocols like PHP, AJAX and Ruby on Rails.