- You must be descended from a line of sceptre-bearing kings, for poor people do not have such sons as you are.Book 4 (8% in)
- They both descend originally from Neptune, who was father to Nausithous by Periboea, a woman of great beauty.Book 7 (15% in)
- He was descended from Melampus, who used to live in Pylos, the land of sheep; he was rich and owned a great house, but he was driven into exile by the great and powerful king Neleus.Book 15 (39% in)
- As we descend to Trapani, Marettimo appears to sink on to the top of the island of Levanzo, behind which it disappears.Footnotes (29% in)
- The two Sirens doubtless were, as their name suggests, the whistling gusts, or avalanches of air that at times descend without a moment's warning from the two lofty mountains of Salinas—as also from all high points in the neighbourhood.Footnotes (60% in)
There are no more uses of "descend" in The Odyssey by Homer - (translated by: Butler).
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