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  Homer   (Homerus) - Greek epic poet, ? 8th century B.C.
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297/7 Cassander memorises large parts of the poems of Homer.
279/16 aeus punishes Zoilus for his outspoken criticism of Homer's poetry.
204/8 Ptolemy IV dedicates a temple to Homer.
    Within translations:
[Tib]:PanMes_177 other comes nearer to immortal Homer. It is not that toil
[Tib]:PanMes_190 to surpass the writings of {Homer} the son of Meles.
Apollod:Fr_63 Tatian:AdGr_2'31 Homer the poet ; [CLEM.AL., Strom_1.21]
Athen_01.14 The dances spoken of in Homer are partly those of tumbler
Athen_01.18 shoes. [33.] But Homer, though he was well acquainted
Athen_02.38 o;, a goblet. [38] Homer says [ Il_9'122 ] & And seven
Athen_02.39 gods around. But Homer was acquainted with nectar as
Athen_04.163 you praise as equal to Homer because of his praises
Athen_06.236 will be thin. But Homer is the first person, as some
Athen_06.257 that with whose audacity Homer says [ Il_17'570 ] that
Athen_08.340 oras, do you think that, Homer, who celebrated the exploit
Athen_09.406 said with great truth [ Homer:Il_14'173 ] - & The winds
Athen_10.420 ould say to the guests [ Homer, Il_2'381 ] - & And now the
Athen_10.425 epsilon;ς). Homer says [ Il_3'245 ] - & Meanwhile
Athen_10.437 were feasting with him [ Homer, Il_21'152 ] - & I cannot
Athen_11.465 Odysseus gave [ Homer, Od_9'208 ] & Twelve large vessel
Athen_11.495 milk the cattle. Homer says [ Il_16'641 ] - & Thick as
Athen_12.523 ες, since Homer calls those who have no gir
Athen_12.540 understood the verse in Homer [ Il_5'83 ] - & He fell by
Athen_12.546 On which account Homer represents Achilles as reproachin
Athen_13.556 ly, Priamus says [ Homer, Il_24'496 ]- & Nineteen of my
Athen_13.566 kingdom. And in Homer, the old men among the people mar
Athen_13.592 ich are at times attributed to Homer. But he mentions Theo
Athen_13.597 among all poets, godlike Homer, languished to thinness,
Athen_14.613 from the hall. [ Homer, Od_21'293 ] For when the wine
Athen_14.620 these reciters of Homer were called Homerists also, Arist
Athen_14.638 lyre the battles narrated by Homer, beginning with the
Athen_14.653 ilon;λή is used by Homer is known to every one
Callim:Epigr_7 a", attributed either to Homer or to Creophylus of Samos
Cic:Brut_40 spicuous. [40] For Homer, we may suppose, would not have
Cic:Brut_50 himself, though said by Homer to have possessed a sweet
Cic:Brut_71 were many poets before Homer: we may infer it from those
Diod_37.1 their exploits. Homer, the most famous of poets, made
Diog_Laert_07.4 essays on Problems relating to Homer; one on the Listening
Diog_Laert_07.170 ays of him [in parody of Homer, Il_3'196]: & What stately
Diog_Laert_07.172 ressed him [in parody of Homer, Od_4'611]: & Oh, early wor
DionHal:Din_1 the fourth composed a work on Homer. I want to examine
Ennius:Ann_2 Exhortation to readers : Homer, seen by Ennius on Mount
Ennius:Ann_* 5-7 * one indeed. [5] & Homer appears CICERO : When Ennius has
Ennius:Ann_13 dream he saw a vision of Homer on Parnassus [mistake for
Ennius:Ann_57 because in a passage of Homer he had read of Jupiter feas
Ennius:Ann_236 Sarra we are informed by Homer; Ennius also follows him
Ennius:Ann_380 earlier than all writers Homer said [ Il_13'339 ] : 'The
Ennius:Ann_409 have transferred from Homer ; but I shall show that the
Ennius:Ann_440 fulvo, not only because Homer[ Il_20'446 ] says ἠ&#
Ennius:Ann_516 is after the manner of Homer, who used his word for 'sto
Ennius:Ann_517 MACROBIUS : There is in Homer a description of a horse
Ennius:Ann_547 rest; the idea is taken from Homer [ Il_2'487 ]. And thu
Euseb]:Chron_145 Thuōris, 7 years - Homer [ Od_4'126 ] calls him Poly
Euseb]:Chron_183 who is called Erechtheus by Homer, for 50 years. The
Euseb]:Chron_187 the Ionians, [p187] including Homer, so they say. At
ExcBarb_36A time Sosates the "Hebrew Homerus" was in his prime [36B]
Julian:Caes_* 307-309 * the gods, unshaken forever" [ Homer, Od_6'42 ]. For we
Julian:Caes_313 dainty as a maiden." [ Homer, Il_2'872 ] But Zeus ordere
Julian:Caes_331 "for you were lying like Homer's Hector in a swoon and at
Julian:Caes_334 opted the maxim of Homer when he says [ Il_9'343 ] 'the
Julian:Mis_338 "unworn and tender hands" [ Homer, Od_21'151 ]. And let
Julian:Mis_* 342-352 * ent and warm baths and beds" [ Homer, Od_8'249 ]. "What
Julian:Mis_365 his hair long behind, as Homer [ Il_2'542 ] made the Abant
Lucian:Macr_3 asted three generations, Homer says [ Il_1'250 ]: and he
Philoch_71 This is the same as appears in Homer [ Il_15'684 ]: ". .
Plut:Arat_45 amiable Mantineia", as Homer calls it, was no more; and
Plut:Cleom_9 with fear. Hence Homer makes Helen say to her father-i
Plut:Demetr_42 rld." The things which, Homer tells us, kings receive fro
Plut:Mor_175 ervants, he replied: But Homerus, whom you disparage, main
Plut:Mor_180 as you see, and not, as Homerus says, - "Such liquid as
Plut:Mor_182 think, Antagoras, that Homerus boiled congers, when he
Plut:Mor_185 rather be Achilles or Homerus, - And pray, said he, whi
Plut:Mor_837 amous poets, of all which only Homerus' is to be seen. Leo
Plut:Phoc_2 application. Hence Homer often expresses such things as
Polyaen_01.4.1 were the Abantes, whom Homer describes as follows [ Il_2
Polyaen_01.Preface favourite sentiment of Homer; for what else can he mean
Poseidon_83 1.7) & Indications that Homer knew about the tides of the
Poseidon_105 Erembians, mentioned by Homer, are possibly similar to
PsCallisth_1.33 ge, corresponding to the Homeric verses ; as the famous
PsCallisth_1.42 large or remarkable, as Homer had recorded, and he said:
SEG_48.1330 (c. 128-100)   Herodotos, the prose Homer in the realm of hist
StephByz_70 and they call it Pharos & { Homer, Od. 4.354 } He order
Tzetz:ProlCom_ The text of the Homeric poems, which previously had exi
Vit:Arat_* 1-5 * wrote other books, about Homerus and the Iliad, a Descript
Vit:Lycoph_1 the Argonautica Philicus Homerus the younger, son of Andro
Vit:Theoc_2 same man as the ancient Homerus) Lycophron, who wrote the
Zenob_3.94 drawn from Orestes, as Homer ( Od_3'309 ) made clear;


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