What were scylla and charybdis?

Answer this question

  • What were scylla and charybdis?


They were regarded as a sea hazard located close enough to each other that they posed an ... In James Gillray's Britannia between Scylla and Charybdis ...
Read more
Positive: 71 %
Scylla and Charybdis, ... They were later localized in the Strait of Messina. Scylla was a supernatural female creature, ...
Read more
Positive: 68 %

More resources

Always have LitCharts when you ... Odysseus asked if he can escape Charybdis and fight off Scylla, ... but they were trapped on the island for a ...
Read more
Positive: 71 %
"As soon as we were clear of the river Oceanus, ... "Having passed the cliffs, * and Scylla and Charybdis, we 260 came to the Thrinacian island, ...
Read more
Positive: 66 %
Finally we were becalmed on the island of the Sun. ... Scylla (SILL-uh) Scylla and Charybdis have become proverbial as a choice between equally dreadful ...
Read more
Positive: 52 %
To be "between Scylla and Charybdis ... off the coast of Sicily and opposite a rock on the mainland identified with Scylla. Were Charybdis to be ...
Read more
Positive: 29 %

Show more results

Login to your account
Create new account