The poet Homer
Homer (Ὅμηρος/Hómēros, Lat. Homērus, French Homère, German Homer).
I. Short definition
Homer is the first poet of the European cultural area of whom works of a major scope are completely extant (around 28,000 hexametric lines in the Greek language), which have been received continuously in all parts of the world influenced by European culture since they were composed c. 2,700 years ago and which have ex…