Homeric

[ hoh-mer-ik ]
/ hoʊˈmɛr ɪk /
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adjective

of, relating to, or suggestive of Homer or his poetry.
of heroic dimensions; grand; imposing: Homeric feats of exploration.

Origin of Homeric

1765–75; < Latin Homēricus < Greek Homērikós, equivalent to Hómēr(os) Homer + -ikos -ic

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Homeric

Homerian (həʊˈmɪərɪən)

/ (həʊˈmɛrɪk) /

adjective

of, relating to, or resembling Homer or his poems
imposing or heroic
of or relating to the archaic form of Greek used by HomerSee epic

Derived Forms

Homerically, adverb
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