- an Arcadian hero whose daughter, Philao, was seduced by Hercules.
- (in the Iliad) a son of Laerces who was a captain of the Myrmidons under Patroclus.
Examples from the Web for alcimedon
Historical Examples of alcimedon
Health I accept, Alcimedon,—discretion to them that need it!
Go in peace, when he has lifted his spear against Alcimedon!
This thing shames you not; even Alcimedon deemed it wise and honourable.
At last he found a helper in a comrade named Alcimedon, and handing the reins to him he dismounted himself to fight on foot.Stories from the Iliad
H. L. Havell
The old knight Phoenix was captain of the fourth company, and Alcimedon, noble son of Laerceus of the fifth.The Iliad