Etymology
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Iliad

from Latin Ilias (genitive Iliadis), from Greek Ilias poiesis "poem of Ilion" (Troy), literally "city of Ilius," the mythical founder. With -ad.

updated on October 11, 2015

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Definitions of Iliad from WordNet

Iliad (n.)
a Greek epic poem (attributed to Homer) describing the siege of Troy;
Etymologies are not definitions. From wordnet.princeton.edu, not affiliated with etymonline.

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