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

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Definition
give something of value to — usually a significant amount of money or something of financial value, but sometimes qualities or abilities too
  • Such, then, were the splendours with which the gods had endowed the house of king Alcinous.
    Book 7 (38% in)
  • Minerva endowed him with a presence of such divine comeliness that all marvelled at him as he went by, and when he took his place in his father's seat even the oldest councillors made way for him.
    Book 2 (3% in)
  • It was not fair of her to treat us in that way, and as long as she continues in the mind with which heaven has now endowed her, so long shall we go on eating up your estate; and I do not see why she should change, for she gets all the honour and glory, and it is you who pay for it, not she.
    Book 2 (29% in)
  • A servant presently led in the famous bard Demodocus, whom the muse had dearly loved, but to whom she had given both good and evil, for though she had endowed him with a divine gift of song, she had robbed him of his eyesight.
    Book 8 (11% in)
  • If you will sing this tale aright I will tell all the world how magnificently heaven has endowed you.
    Book 8 (84% in)
  • Minerva endowed him with a presence of such divine comeliness that all marvelled at him as he went by, and the suitors gathered round him with fair words in their mouths and malice in their hearts; but he avoided them, and went to sit with Mentor, Antiphus, and Halitherses, old friends of his father's house, and they made him tell them all that had happened to him.
    Book 17 (10% in)
  • Mercury himself had endowed him with this gift, for he used to burn the thigh bones of goats and kids to him, so he took pleasure in his companionship.
    Book 19 (67% in)
  • Juno taught them to excel all women in beauty of form and understanding; Diana gave them an imposing presence, and Minerva endowed them with every kind of accomplishment; but one day when Venus had gone up to Olympus to see Jove about getting them married (for well does he know both what shall happen and what not happen to every one) the storm winds came and spirited them away to become handmaids to the dread Erinyes.
    Book 20 (19% in)
  • "My dear," said he, "heaven has endowed you with a heart more unyielding than woman ever yet had.
    Book 23 (45% in)
  • "Happy Ulysses, son of Laertes," replied the ghost of Agamemnon, "you are indeed blessed in the possession of a wife endowed with such rare excellence of understanding, and so faithful to her wedded lord as Penelope the daughter of Icarius.
    Book 24 (36% in)

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

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