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hallowed
used in The Iliad by Homer - (translated by: Edward)

4 uses
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Definition
of something declared or believed to be holy

or:

widely respected and revered over time
  • Uprose then Agamemnon, King of men, Uprose the sage Ulysses; to the front The heralds brought the off'rings to the Gods, And in the flagon mix'd the wine, and pour'd The hallowing water on the monarchs' hands.
    1.3 — Volume 1 Book 3 (56% in)
  • Bring now the hallowing water for our hands; And bid be silent, while to Saturn's son, That he have mercy, we address our pray'r."
    2.9 — Volume 2 Book 9 (23% in)
  • ...Iris gave command: "Haste thee, swift Iris, and to Hector bear From me this message; bid him, that as long As Agamemnon in the van appears, Raging, and dealing death among the ranks, He from the battle keep himself aloof, But urge the rest undaunted to maintain The stubborn fight; but should Atrides, struck By spear or arrow, to his car withdraw, He shall from me receive such pow'r to slay, As to the ships shall bear him, ere the sun Decline, and Darkness spread her hallowing shade."
    2.11 — Volume 2 Book 11 (23% in)
  • ...son of Priam, sage as Jove In council, he the Universal Lord Sends thee by me this message; that as long As Agamemnon in the van appears, Raging, and dealing death amid the ranks, Thou from the battle keep thyself aloof, But urge the rest undaunted to maintain The stubborn fight; but should Atrides, struck By spear or arrow, to his car withdraw, Thou shalt from him receive such pow'r to slay As to the ships shall bear thee, ere the sun Decline, and Darkness spread her hallowing shade."
    2.11 — Volume 2 Book 11 (24% in)

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