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Questions about the works of the Greek poet (Ἡσίοδος), who was active between 750 and 650 BC. Use with the tag [greek-language].

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Meaning of Hesiod's line "reproaching the sons whom he himself begot..."

In Theogony lines 207 to 209, Hesiod says (English translation by Richard Caldwell, 1987): reproaching the sons whom he himself begot; he said they strained in wickedness to do a great wrong What ...
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