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Thanos Zartaloudis

Print publication date: 2019

Print ISBN-13: 9781474442008

Published to Edinburgh Scholarship Online: May 2021

DOI: 10.3366/edinburgh/9781474442008.001.0001

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The Nomos of Feasts and ‘Sacrifices’

The Nomos of Feasts and ‘Sacrifices’

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The Birth of Nomos

Thanos Zartaloudis

Edinburgh University Press

This chapter examines the Homeric uses of the verbs at the root of the word nomos that indicate, in varied ways, the act of distribution-sharing in the varied contexts of feasts and so-called sacrifices and related rituals.

Keywords:   Homer, Protagoras, ritual, feasts, sacrifices, nemō, distribution, sharing, food, wine, commensality

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