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With a boy, trouble must be of Homeric dimensions to last overnight.
For me, this music conjures his surpassing diplomatic skills, his gift for Homeric friendship—and his promise, lost.
He wanted to ensure that in these Homeric days of countless heroes, that the heroes of Times Square would not be forgotten.
What is the Aeneid if not a re-imagining of the Homeric epics?
The Homeric Cave of Nymphs, περι του εν Οδυσσεια των Νυμφων αντρου.Simon Magus|George Robert Stow Mead
Starcad's loathing for a smith recalls the mockery with which the Homeric gods treat Hephaistos.The Danish History, Books I-IX|Saxo Grammaticus ("Saxo the Learned")
We now criticise the modern criticisms of Homeric pictures of battles.The World of Homer|Andrew Lang
But in Pindar, Aeschylus and other early poets we find forms of the story which differ much more widely from the Homeric account.The Heroic Age|H. Munro Chadwick
It well deserves the epithet “craggy” (παιπαλόεσσα) of the Homeric hymn.