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noun (Greek myth)
a Cretan leader, who founded Troy
a son of Telamon and Hesione, who distinguished himself by his archery on the side of the Greeks in the Trojan War
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  • And teucer went and armed himself, and returned with all speed to his mighty brother's side.

    Stories from the Iliad H. L. Havell
  • teucer heard him and hastened towards him with his bow and quiver in his hands.

    The Iliad Homer
  • Meriones, therefore, took all ten double-edged axes, while teucer bore off the single-edged ones to his ships.

    The Iliad Homer
  • And teucer smote Glaucus on the shoulder and wounded him sore.

    Stories of the Old world Alfred John Church
  • Footnote: Let us never despair, with teucer to lead us, and under teucer's auspices.

    Life And Times Of Washington, Volume 2 John Frederick Schroeder
  • Then teucer rushed to seize his arms, but Hector cast his spear.

    Stories of the Old world Alfred John Church
  • To teucer, whose performance was also much applauded, a prize of ten single-bladed axes was given.

    The Story of Troy Michael Clarke
  • The interest of the Ajax "is meant to centre on teucer, the amasius of the dead Ajax."

    Ephemera Critica John Churton Collins
  • The stone struck teucer on the collar-bone, breaking the bowstring, and paralysing his arm.

    Stories from the Iliad H. L. Havell
  • These, together heap'd, All fell by teucer on the plain of Troy.

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