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hereditary
used in The Odyssey by Homer (translated by: Butcher & Lang)

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  • To save time he goes at once on board ship, taking with him an unfortunate outlaw, Theoclymenus, a second-sighted man, or the family of Melampus, in which the gift of prophecy was hereditary.
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