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

4 uses
  • Such is the voice of destiny: for thee, I reck not of thy wrath; nor should I care Though thou wert thrust beneath the lowest deep Of earth and ocean, where Iapetus And Saturn lie, uncheer'd by ray of sun Or breath of air, in Tartarus profound.
    2.8 — Volume 2 Book 8 (82% in)
  • If, from the rest apart, one God I find Presuming or to Trojans or to Greeks To give his aid, with ignominious stripes Back to Olympus shall that God be driv'n; Or to the gloom of Tartarus profound, Far off, the lowest abyss beneath the earth, With, gates of iron, and with floor of brass, Beneath the shades as far as earth from Heav'n, There will I hurl him, and ye all shall know In strength how greatly I surpass you all.
    2.8 — Volume 2 Book 8 (2% in)
  • Oft would his tears ascend to Heav'n, and oft From Heav'n would Jove despatch me to his aid; But if I then had known what now I know, When to the narrow gates of Pluto's realm He sent him forth to bring from Erebus Its guardian dog, he never had return'd In safety from the marge of Styx profound.
    2.8 — Volume 2 Book 8 (63% in)
  • Nine years with them I dwelt, and many a work I fashion'd there of metal, clasps, and chains Of spiral coil, rich cups, and collars fair, Hid in a cave profound; where th' ocean stream With ceaseless murmur foam'd and moan'd around; Unknown to God or man, but to those two Who sav'd me, Thetis and Eurynome.
    2.18 — Volume 2 Book 18 (62% in)

There are no more uses of "profound" in The Iliad by Homer - (translated by: Edward).

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