[ am-fid-uh-muhs ]
/ æmˈfɪd ə məs /
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noun Classical Mythology.
a son of Aleus who, with his brother Cepheus, joined the Argonauts.
(in the Iliad) a king of Cythera.
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And it is said that, because this reply was specially admired, Hesiod won the tripod (at the funeral games of Amphidamas).Hesiod, The Homeric Hymns, and Homerica|Homer and Hesiod
Heracles burst the bonds which bound him, and, seizing his club, slew Busiris with his son Amphidamas and his herald Chalbes.