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covenant
used in The Odyssey by Homer - (translated by: Butler)

2 uses
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Definition
a binding agreement

or (much more rarely): to formally or solemnly promise
  • Then Minerva assumed the form and voice of Mentor, and presently made a covenant of peace between the two contending parties.
    Book 24 (**% in)
  • Now that Ulysses is revenged, let them swear to a solemn covenant, in virtue of which he shall continue to rule, while we cause the others to forgive and forget the massacre of their sons and brothers.
    Book 24 (88% in)

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

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