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  ancient Greek epic poet who is believed to have written the Iliad and the Odyssey (circa 850 BC)
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Strongly Associated with:   The Iliad, The Odyssey
Author Overview:  Author of  "The Iliad" and "The Odyssey" - the oldest literary documents written in Greek.  Though Homer is commonly referred to as the author of these works, there is not consensus that he existed, that the literature was written by a single person, or when it was written.
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Associated words [difficulty]:   Homer , The Iliad [6] , Aristophanes [6] , Sophocles [6] , Euripides [7] , Sappho [7] , Aeschylus [8] , Demosthenes [8] , Hesiod [9] , Pindar [9]
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Most commonly used in these subjects:   Classic Literature, Philosophy, History, Religion - Christianity
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