noun Classical Mythology.
HEED THE VOX POPULI, AND TAKE THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ!
Example sentences from the Web for agelaus
With these words he picked up the sword that Agelaus had dropped when he was being killed, and which was lying upon the ground.The Odyssey|Homer
On the sixth day Agelaus passed that way once more, looking to find the child dead, if any trace of him remained.
"I am Paris, the foster-son of Agelaus the herdsman," he answered.
Now one who was called Agelaus stood forward, and directed the wooers to cast spears at Odysseus.The Adventures of Odysseus and The Tales of Troy|Padriac Colum
This speech of Agelaus greatly influenced the allies in favour of peace; and Philip more than any one: The peace is ratified.