Vikidia currently has 2,412 articles. Improve it!

Join Vikidia: create your account now and improve it!

Homer

From Vikidia, the encyclopedia for 8 to 13-year-old children that everybody can make better
Jump to: navigation, search
Idealized Hellenistic portrait bust of Homer

Homer was an Ancient Greek poet. He is famous for two epic poems: the Iliad and the Odyssey. He may have lived around 850 BC, but this is not certain.

Many legends have grown up around Homer. Few of them can be proven true because little is known of his life. His work had tremendous influence upon Ancient Greek culture and life.


Ancient Greek Pegasus icon.png Ancient Greece Portal — All articles about Ancient Greece