Idas sentence example
- But he shared the highest idas of the age respecting the responsibilities of a king, and throughout his long reign.
- There are even traces of a third version, in which the Messenian twins, Idas and Lynceus, appear.
- Idas claimed the whole of the booty as the victor in a contest of eating, and drove the cattle off to Messene.
- Idas and Lynceus were originally gods of light, probably the sun and moon, the herd of cattle (for the possession of which they strove with the Dioscuri) representing the heavenly bodies.
- On the chest of Cypselus, Marpessa is represented as following Idas from the temple of Apollo (by whom, according to some, she had been carried off), and there was a painting by Polygnotus of the rape of the Leucippidae in the temple of the Dioscuri at Athens.Advertisement