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An epithet (frae Greek: ἐπίθετον epitheton, neut. o ἐπίθετος epithetos, "attributit, addit"[1]) is a biname, or a descriptive term (wird or phrase), accompanyin or occurrin in place o a name an havin entered common uisage.

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  1. Liddell, Henry George; Scott, Robert (eds.). "Epithetos". A Greek-English Lexicon. Perseus.Tufts.edu.