noun Classical Mythology.
- (in the Iliad) a brother of Priam killed by Hercules.
- a companion of Jason.
- one of the Gigantes.
Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
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Historical Examples of clytius
Then Ajax struck Caletor son of Clytius in the chest with a spear as he was bringing fire towards the ship.
First Euneus, son of Clytius; for as he meets her the long fir shaft crashes through his open breast.