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

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1  —2 uses as in:
establish a positive tone
Definition
create, start, or set in [a] place
  • I have three daughters, Chrysothemis, Laodice, and Iphianassa, let him take the one of his choice, freely and without gifts of wooing, to the house of Peleus; I will add such dower to boot as no man ever yet gave his daughter, and will give him seven well established cities, Cardamyle, Enope, and Hire, where there is grass; holy Pherae and the rich meadows of Anthea; Aepea also, and the vine-clad slopes of Pedasus, all near the sea, and on the borders of sandy Pylos.
    Book 9 (22% in)
established = settled
  • Agamemnon has three daughters, Chrysothemis, Laodice, and Iphianassa; you may take the one of your choice, freely and without gifts of wooing, to the house of Peleus; he will add such dower to boot as no man ever yet gave his daughter, and will give you seven well-established cities, Cardamyle, Enope, and Hire where there is grass; holy Pheras and the rich meadows of Anthea; Aepea also, and the vine-clad slopes of Pedasus, all near the sea, and on the borders of sandy Pylos.
    Book 9 (42% in)
established = existing
There are no more uses of "establish" flagged with this meaning in The Iliad by Homer - (translated by: Butler).

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exact meaning not specified
  • He made me rich and set me over much people, establishing me on the borders of Phthia where I was chief ruler over the Dolopians.
    Book 9 (68% in)
  • And they that held the strong city of Athens, the people of great Erechtheus, who was born of the soil itself, but Jove's daughter, Minerva, fostered him, and established him at Athens in her own rich sanctuary.
    Book 2 (63% in)

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