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

6 uses
  • But come now, hear a dream of mine and tell me the interpretation thereof.
    Book 19 (89% in)
  • In the interpretation of B. i.411, ii.
    Prefaces (89% in)
  • {*}{* Or, according to the ordinary interpretation of [Greek]: So he touched the chords in prelude to his sweet singing.
    Book 1 (36% in)
  • So spake he, and the warrior Menelaus pondered thereupon, how he should take heed to answer, and interpret it aright.
    Book 15 (31% in)
  • Then Odysseus of many counsels answered her and said: 'Lady, none may turn aside the dream to interpret it otherwise, seeing that Odysseus himself hath showed thee how he will fulfil it.
    Book 19 (92% in)
  • {* The accepted interpretation of [Greek] (a word which occurs only here) is 'pretext'; but this does not agree with any of the meanings of the verb from which the noun is derived.
    Book 21 (18% in)

There are no more uses of "interpret" in The Odyssey by Homer (translated by: Butcher & Lang).

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