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The sibyls were women that the ancient Greeks believed were oracles. The earliest sibyls ... In later antiquity, various writers attested to the existence of sibyls in Greece, Italy, the Levant, and...

Sibyl | Greek legendary figure | Britannica.com

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Sibyl, also called Sibylla, prophetess in Greek legend and literature. Tradition represented her as a woman of prodigious old age uttering predictions in ecstatic  ...

The Cumaean Sibyl - Greek Mythology Link

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Greek Mythology Link - a collection of myths retold by Carlos Parada, author of ... The Sibyl from Cumae was the guide of Aeneas when he descended to the ...

SIBYL, Greek Mythology Index

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The first Sibyl, from whom all the rest are said to have derived their name, is said to have been a daughter of Dardanus and Neso. Some authors mention only ...

Sybil (oracle) | Article about Sybil (oracle) by The Free Dictionary

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Find out information about Sybil (oracle). in classical mythology and religion, ... Sibyl. A woman in Greek and Roman mythology reputed to possess powers of ...

The Sibyl, Divine Prophetess of the Ancient World - Thalia Took

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The Sibyl, Prophetess of the Ancients from the World Goddess Oracle by ... Sibyl is an ancient term used for a prophetess, of which there are many in mythology. ... Delphi in ancient Greece was the home of the most famous oracle of ancient ...

Sibyl and Sibylline Oracles | Jewish Virtual Library

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Even a piece of rationalized Greek mythology that, following a prevalent Hellenistic theory, makes Kronos and his brothers into kings of olden times, seems to ...

Pagan Goddess of the Sibyl and Cybele Oracle

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To promote the male priest [legend and myth merge here] Apollo fell in love with Daphne [the daughter of the ... Hence all the Sibyls of Greece were old women.

THE CUMAEAN SIBYL - Angelfire

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Living persons who wish to go to the underworld need a golden bough obtained from the Cumaean Sibyl. Charon, in Greek mythology, is the ferryman of the ...

Sibyl - Greek & Roman Mythology - Tools

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The most famous was the Erythraean Sibyl, Herophile, who is usually considered identical with the Cumaean, as she is represented as journeying by manifold ...

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The sibyls were female prophets of Greek and Roman mythology. Their prophecies, which emerged as riddles to be interpreted by priests, were inspired by ...

Cumaean Sibyl - Greek Mythology

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The Cumaean Sibyl was the priestess of Apollo who was located at the Oracle of Cumae, a Greek colony near Naples, Italy. Sibyl is a word deriving from...

The Terrifying Doomsday Prophecy of the Tiburtine Sibyl | Ancient ...

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Dec 30, 2015 ... The word sibyl comes from the Greek term sibylla, meaning prophetess. Legends of the sibyls have been known since ancient times. In the beginning, their ... Ten Mythological Creatures in Ancient Folklore · The Cult of Mithra: ...