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[am-fid-uh-muh s]
noun Classical Mythology.
  1. a son of Aleus who, with his brother Cepheus, joined the Argonauts.
  2. (in the Iliad) a king of Cythera.
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Historical Examples of amphidamas

  • 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.