- of, like, or characteristic of the poet Homer, his poems, or the Greek civilization that they describe (c. 1200-800 )
- [oftenh-] epic, large-scale, etc.: Homeric efforts
- Of, relating to, or characteristic of Homer, his works, or the legends and age of which he wrote.
- Heroic in proportion, degree, or character; epic.
(comparative more Homeric, superlative most Homeric)
From Latin homēricus, from Ancient Greek Ὁμηρικός (homerikos), from Ὅμηρος (Homēros, “Homer”).