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Πολλοὶ μὲν ναρθηκοφόροι, παῦροι δὲ τε Βάκχοι (VIII)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  5/12/17) CHILDREN IN CHRISTIAN WORSHIP. We return to the function of the virgines puerique in the cult proper. Fowler already pointed out the analogy between this function of the patrimi et matrimi and the ritual of the … Continue reading

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Πολλοὶ μὲν ναρθηκοφόροι, παῦροι δὲ τε Βάκχοι (VII)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  29/08/16) THE CHILDREN’S SONG AND DANCE.   (TO BE  CONTINUED) BY G. VAN DER LEEUW NOTES 111) Cf. G. van der Leeuw, Goden ea JIel/scheli ia Hellas, 1927, 26 sqq. 112) Bergk-Crusius, Anth. lyr.4 324 sq. 113) … Continue reading

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Πολλοὶ μὲν ναρθηκοφόροι, παῦροι δὲ τε Βάκχοι (VI)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  9/12/15) VIRGINITY   (TO BE  CONTINUED) BY G. VAN DER LEEUW NOTES 109) Lez’it. 21 : 9. 110) H. vVinekIer, Die Gesetze Hamurapis 4, 1906, IlO.

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Πολλοὶ μὲν ναρθηκοφόροι, παῦροι δὲ τε Βάκχοι (V)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  4/03/15)   (TO BE  CONTINUED) BY G. VAN DER LEEUW NOTES

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Πολλοὶ μὲν ναρθηκοφόροι, παῦροι δὲ τε Βάκχοι (IV)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  21/06/14) THE KABEIROIEtymological questions are seldom solved in a wholly satisfactory  way. And anyhow I am far from assuming the authorityto attempt such a solution 72). It is evident that in this case  – and perhaps in … Continue reading

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Πολλοὶ μὲν ναρθηκοφόροι, παῦροι δὲ τε Βάκχοι (III)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  18/08/13) THE TOGA PRAETEXTAThe patrimi et matrimi wore the toga preatexta (51). Warde  Fowler has devoted to this dress as wom by children one of hismost penetrating essays (52). lts purport comes tho this: Roman  children of … Continue reading

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Πολλοὶ μὲν ναρθηκοφόροι, παῦροι δὲ τε Βάκχοι (II)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM 31/12/12) THEIR SONG. The Carmen saeculare is sung by our pueri and puellae: Tempore sacro, Quo Sibyllini monuere versus Virgines lectas puerosque castos Dis quibus septem placuere colles Dicere carmen. A dance is joined to the sacred … Continue reading

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