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

4 uses
  • But make we now an interchange of gifts, That both the Trojans and the Greeks may say, 'On mortal quarrel did those warriors meet, Yet parted thence in friendly bonds conjoin'd.'
    1.7 — Volume 1 Book 7 (59% in)
  • So I in Argos am thy friendly host; Thou mine in Lycia, when I thither come: Then shun we, e'en amid the thickest fight, Each other's lance; enough there are for me Of Trojans and their brave allies to kill, As Heav'n may aid me, and my speed of foot; And Greeks enough there are for thee to slay, If so indeed thou canst; but let us now Our armour interchange, that these may know What friendly bonds of old our houses join."
    1.6 — Volume 1 Book 6 (41% in)
  • Inviolable, by the stream of Styx, Thy one hand laid upon the fruitful earth, The other resting on the sparkling sea; That all the Gods who in the nether realms With Saturn dwell, may of our solemn bond Be witnesses, that of the Graces one, The youngest, fairest, I shall have to wife, Pasithea, whom my love hath long pursued.
    2.14 — Volume 2 Book 14 (50% in)
  • Look too on me with pity; me, on whom, E'en on the threshold of mine age, hath Jove A bitter burthen cast, condemn'd to see My sons struck down, my daughters dragg'd away In servile bonds; our chambers' sanctity Invaded; and our babes by hostile hands Dash'd to the ground; and by ferocious Greeks Enslav'd the widows of my slaughter'd sons.
    2.22 — Volume 2 Book 22 (12% in)

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

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