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Sinon

[sahy-non]
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  1. a Greek, posing as a deserter, who persuaded the Trojans to take the Trojan Horse into their city.
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Sinon

name of the Greek who induced the Trojans to take the wooden horse into the city; hence "a deceiver by false tales."

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