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

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ceremony in which someone is officially declared a religious leader — such as a minister, priest, or rabbi
  • Perhaps Apollo shall thy arms succeed, And heaven ordains him by thy lance to bleed.
    Book 16 (84% in)
  • I know my fate: to die, to see no more My much-loved parents, and my native shore— Enough—when heaven ordains, I sink in night: Now perish Troy!
    Book 19 (99% in)

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

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