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

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Definition
a right reserved exclusively for a particular person or group
  • ...thus with prudent words began, and said: "Most mighty Agamemnon, King of men, With thee, Atrides, my discourse shall end, With thee begin: o'er many nations thou Hold'st sov'reign sway; since Jove to thee hath giv'n The sceptre, and the high prerogative, To be thy people's judge and counsellor, 'tis thine to speak the word, 'tis thine to hear And to determine, when some other chief Suggestions offers in the gen'ral cause: What counsel shall prevail, depends on thee: Yet will I say what...
    2.9 — Volume 2 Book 9 (13% in)

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