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

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Definition
someone new to a field or activity
  • We never yet heard of such a woman; we know all about Tyro, Alcmena, Mycene, and the famous women of old, but they were nothing to your mother any one of them.
    Book 2 (28% in)
  • The first I saw was Tyro.
    Book 11 (37% in)
  • When the god had accomplished the deed of love, he took her hand in his own and said, 'Tyro, rejoice in all good will; the embraces of the gods are not fruitless, and you will have fine twins about this time twelve months.
    Book 11 (39% in)

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

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