Sentence Examples


  • As the rainbow unites earth and heaven, Iris is the messenger of the gods to men; in this capacity she is mentioned frequently in the Iliad, but never in the Odyssey, where Hermes takes her place.
  • I kept Homer's Iliad on my table through the summer, though I looked at his page only now and then.
  • In other accounts, he is confined in the land of the Arimi in Cilicia (Iliad, ii.
  • His leave-taking of Andromache in the sixth book of the Iliad, and his departure to meet Achilles for the last time, are most touchingly described.
  • See Homer, Iliad, V.