Homer, Translation
(6,157 words)


Translation of the Iliad and Odyssey began in the ancient world and continues to this day in a wide variety of world languages. Despite the great antiquity of the works and their difficult poetic diction, they remain some of the most translated texts in world history. This article gives…

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Richard Armstrong, “Homer, Translation”, in: Encyclopedia of Ancient Greek Language and Linguistics, Managing Editors Online Edition: First Last. Consulted online on 21 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-448X_eagll_COM_00000390>
First published online: 2013

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