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Headword: Ἱερὰ ὁδός
Adler number: iota,157
Translated headword: Sacred way
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
The route which the initiates travel from the Town[1] to Eleusis.[2]
Greek Original:
Ἱερὰ ὁδός: ἣν οἱ μύσται πορεύονται ἀπὸ τοῦ Ἄστεος ἐπ' Ἐλευσῖνα.
Notes:
Abridged from Harpokration s.v., generated in the first instance by Isaeus fr. 5 Sauppe and going on to cite Polemon's monograph on the subject; also a mention in Cratinus (fr. 61 Kock = 65 K.-A.).
[1] Athens.
[2] On Eleusis, see epsilon 811.
Keywords: comedy; definition; geography; historiography; religion; rhetoric
Translated by: David Whitehead on 25 November 2000@09:58:22.
Vetted by:
William Hutton (Raised status) on 26 November 2000@14:22:39.
David Whitehead (augmented note and keywords) on 17 September 2002@08:06:55.
David Whitehead (typo) on 1 October 2004@10:10:48.
David Whitehead (augmented note and keywords; tweaks) on 10 July 2011@05:20:21.
David Whitehead on 9 January 2013@06:00:38.
Catharine Roth (cross-reference) on 1 January 2019@02:04:48.

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