Socrates founds his ethical investigation upon the Delphian precept: γνῶθι σεαυτόν; or, "the proper study of mankind is man."
Next, with the help of the Delphian Oracle, we will appoint festivals and sacrifices.
To prove to others that they knew nothing, is what he himself represents to be his mission from the Delphian oracle.
The Delphian Oracle was an old maid as far as I can make out.
And Hegesander the Delphian says that no truffles are found in the Hellespont, and no fish of the kind called , and no thyme.
The Muses are united with the Graces as in a work of art in the Delphian temple.
The instance of Crsus and the Delphian oracle was an interesting event.
The Phocians had plundered the Delphian temple, and none of the Greeks were strong enough to punish them.
The Greeks similarly put their questions to the Delphian oracle in writing.
He took up the cause of Phœbus and punished the children of the Delphian god for their impiety.