pre-Homeric

adjective
pre-Ho·​mer·​ic | \ ˌprē-hō-ˈmer-ik How to pronounce pre-Homeric (audio) \

Definition of pre-Homeric

: occurring before the time of the Greek poet Homer or the Homeric writings pre-Homeric civilizations a pre-Homeric account of the Trojan War

First Known Use of pre-Homeric

1849, in the meaning defined above

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“Pre-Homeric.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pre-Homeric. Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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