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[men-teez] /ˈmɛn tiz/
(in the Odyssey) a captain of the Taphians. Athena assumed his form when she urged Telemachus to search for Odysseus. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • Nulla autem effigies, nulli commissa metallo.Forma Dei, Mentes habitare et pectora gaudet.

    A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 6 (of 10) Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
  • She has taken the form of Mentes, the King of a neighboring tribe; she is in disguise as she usually is when she appears on earth.

    Homer's Odyssey Denton J. Snider
  • On the return of Mentes, he accompanied him to Colophon, where he became totally blind.

    Museum of Antiquity L. W. Yaggy
  • Bonorum Mentes mihi divin atque tern videntur, et ex hominum vita ad deorum religionem et sanctimoniamque migrare.

  • The only foreign earl was his nephew Ralph of Mentes, the son of his sister Godgifu.

    William the Conqueror Edward Augustus Freeman
  • Taking the form of Mentes, Athena met Telemachus and informed him that his father was not yet dead.

    Authors of Greece T. W. Lumb

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