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

11 uses
  • He said, and poising, hurl'd his weighty spear: Full in the midst it struck the buckler round; Right through the buckler pass'd the sturdy spear, And through the gorgeous breastplate, and within Cut through the linen vest; but Paris, back Inclining, stoop'd, and shunn'd the doom of death.
    1.3 — Volume 1 Book 3 (75% in)
  • For me, if thus your gen'ral voice incline, Let Priam's city stand, and Helen back To warlike Menelaus be restor'd."
    1.4 — Volume 1 Book 4 (3% in)
  • Yet to this pray'r at least thine ear incline; Grant that this coast in safety we may leave, Nor be by Trojans utterly subdued."
    2.8 — Volume 2 Book 8 (42% in)
  • Beside the many-dashing ocean's shore They mov'd along; and many a pray'r address'd To Neptune, Ocean's Earth-surrounding God, That he to gentle counsels would incline The haughty soul of great AEacides.
    2.9 — Volume 2 Book 9 (25% in)
  • Up then! if in their last extremity Thy spirit inclines, though late, to save the Greeks Sore press'd by Trojan arms: lest thou thyself Hereafter feel remorse; the evil done Is past all cure; then thou reflect betimes How from the Greeks to ward the day of doom.
    2.9 — Volume 2 Book 9 (34% in)
  • To Hector's off'rings most his soul inclines; For never have I seen, or heard men tell, How in one day one man has wrought such loss As Hector, dear to Jove, yet not the son Of God or Goddess, on the Greeks has wrought.
    2.10 — Volume 2 Book 10 (8% in)
  • Nor, noble Menelaus, did thy heart Incline thee to remain, and aid thy friends, Where from their war-worn ranks the Pylian troops Deplor'd the absence of Antilochus; But these in godlike Thrasymedes' charge He left; and to Patroclus hast'ning back, Beside th' Ajaces stood, as thus he spoke: "Him to Achilles, to the ships, in haste I have despatch'd; yet fiercely as his wrath May burn tow'rd Hector, I can scarce expect His presence here; for how could he, unarm'd, With Trojans fight?
    2.17 — Volume 2 Book 17 (89% in)
  • To whom Ulysses, sage in council, thus: "O son of Peleus, noblest of the Greeks, How far, Achilles, thou surpassest me In deeds of arms, I know: but thou must yield To me in counsel, for my years are more, And my experience greater far than thine: Then to my words incline a patient ear.
    2.19 — Volume 2 Book 19 (49% in)
  • Men soonest weary of battle, where the sword The bloodiest harvest reaps; the lightest crop Of slaughter is where Jove inclines the scale, Dispenser, at his will, of human wars.
    2.19 — Volume 2 Book 19 (49% in)
  • But, pitying him, if so thy mind incline, Thy tents contain good store of gold, and brass, And sheep, and female slaves, and noble steeds; For him, of these, hereafter mayst thou take A prize of higher value; or e'en now, And with th' applause of all; but for the mare, I will not give her up; and let who will Stand forth, my own right hand shall guard my prize."
    2.23 — Volume 2 Book 23 (59% in)
  • Say then, what think'st thou? for my mind inclines To seek the ships within the Grecian camp."
    2.24 — Volume 2 Book 24 (25% in)

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