From what is said of arete, what can you tell of the influence of the Greek women?
But arete pleaded hard with her husband for Medeia, for her heart was softened.
arete gives the order to the servants to spread his couch for the night's repose, she has received him.
arete, daughter of Aristippus, continued the latter's teachings after his death.
arete was the first to speak, for she recognised the garments which Odysseus was wearing as the work of her own hands.
arete was also learned in natural history and in other branches of science.
There the fair maiden, arete, placed a crown upon his head, and Hebe clothed him in a white robe for the banquet of the gods.
But for all that, arete besought him, until she won him round.
But for all that arete besought him, until she won him round.
There she advised that he should seek the Queen, arete, whom he would find at that hour busied with her weaving.
"sharp crest of a mountain," 1862, from Swiss French arête, from Latin arista "ear of grain, the top of an ear," which probably is of Etruscan origin. The figure is of something jagged.
important concept in Greek philosophy, "virtue, excellence," especially of manly qualities; literally "that which is good." The comparative form is areion, the superlative is aristos (cf. aristocracy).