Origin of epos
Examples from the Web for epos
The meed of victory is to be Helen herself, with all her treasures, she now appearing for the first time in the Epos.Greek Women|Mitchell Carroll
But the difficulty is not in grasping the idea that Greek art and epos are bound up with certain forms of social development.
Orthoepy, a word derived from the Greek orthon (upright), and epos (a word), signifies the right utterance of words.A Handbook of the English Language|Robert Gordon Latham
Homer's Epos, it is remarked, is like a Bas-relief sculpture: it does not conclude, but merely ceases.The French Revolution|Thomas Carlyle
Thus far, it is obvious, the Epos goes to work upon the names of the tribes, and changes them into the names of heroes or kings.The History of Antiquity, Volume IV (of 6)|Max Duncker