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paean
used in The Iliad by Homer - (translated by: Butler)

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an expression of praise or joy — often expressed via music, film, or writing
  • Thus all day long the young men worshipped the god with song, hymning him and chaunting the joyous paean, and the god took pleasure in their voices; but when the sun went down, and it came on dark, they laid themselves down to sleep by the stern cables of the ship, and when the child of morning, rosy-fingered Dawn, appeared they again set sail for the host of the Achaeans.
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