Ten years later, to avenge their fathers, the epigoni undertook a second expedition, which was completely successful.
The statues of the epigoni stood on a semicircular basis on the south side of the way.
After Aristotle we have, as regards logic, what the verdict of after times has rightly characterized as an age of epigoni.
The descendants (epigoni) of the former Seven thus renewed the war against Thebes.
Make of yourselves a mirror where the future may see itself, and forget the superstition that you are epigoni.
As to the epigoni, which carried on the Theban story, some doubt seems to have been felt.
He is acquainted with the poems of the epic cycle, the Cypria, the epigoni, &c.
He was, moreover, said to have lived nine ages: till he was at last taken by the epigoni, when he died.
In early times the war of the epigoni was a favourite subject of epic poetry.
The victors of Constantinople are but the epigoni of a mighty contest.