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nounClassical Mythology.
  1. (in the Iliad) a brother of Priam killed by Hercules.

  2. a companion of Jason.

  1. one of the Gigantes.

Words Nearby Clytius Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use Clytius in a sentence

  • First Euneus, son of Clytius; for as he meets her the long fir shaft crashes through his open breast.

  • Then Ajax struck Caletor son of Clytius in the chest with a spear as he was bringing fire towards the ship.

    The Iliad | Homer