What are Ulysses?

  • (noun): Roman misspelling for Odysseus.


Ulysses is derived from Ulixes, the Latin name for Odysseus, a character in ancient Greek literature. For more on the name Ulysses, see Ulysses (given name).

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Ulysses, Pennsylvania - Demographics
... There were 268 households out of which 31.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.6% were married couples living together, 12.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 31.7% were non-families. 26.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older ...
List Of United States Political Families (G) - The Grants
... Ulysses S ... Minister to Austria, New York City Police Commissioner, son of Ulysses S ... Grant Ulysses S ...
List Of Marvel Comics Characters: U - Ulysses
... Further reading Ulysses on Marvel Database, a Marvel Comics wiki Ulysses at the Comic Book DB Ulysses (Walter Charles) is a member of the Pantheon in the Marvel Comics universe ... Within the context of the stories, a different man known as Ulysses was originally a member of the Pantheon ... Walter takes over as Ulysses, and he clashes often with his fellow Pantheon members ...
Second Inauguration Of Ulysses S. Grant
... The second inauguration of Ulysses S ... Grant as the 18th President of the United States took place on March 4, 1873 ...
The Joy Of Living - Plot
... Ulysses (Alain Delon) enrolls in the Italian Fascist party because he cannot find any employment ... However, at a time when he must make a decisive choice, Ulysses obeys neither the anarchists nor the fascists, and risks his life for a different idea of ...

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    At bottom there is in Joyce a profound hatred for humanity—the scholar’s hatred. One realizes that he has the neurotic’s fear of entering the living world, the world of men and women in which he is powerless to function. He is in revolt not against institutions, but against mankind.... Ulysses is like a vomit spilled by a delicate child whose stomach has been overloaded with sweetmeats.
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    You should approach Joyce’s Ulysses as the illiterate Baptist preacher approaches the Old Testament: with faith.
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