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

2 uses
  • Now in the twilight when it was not yet dawn, chosen bands of the Achaeans were gathered round the pyre and built one barrow that was raised in common for all, and hard by this they built a high wall to shelter themselves and their ships; they gave it strong gates that there might be a way through them for their chariots, and close outside it they dug a trench deep and wide, and they planted it within with stakes.
    Book 7 (90% in)
  • But the river said to Apollo, "Surely, son of Jove, lord of the silver bow, you are not obeying the commands of Jove who charged you straitly that you should stand by the Trojans and defend them, till twilight fades, and darkness is over an the earth."
    Book 21 (38% in)

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

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