noun, plural e·pig·o·ni [ih-pig-uh-nahy] /ɪˈpɪg əˌnaɪ/.
Examples from the Web for epigoni
The victors of Constantinople are but the epigoni of a mighty contest.The Arian Controversy|H. M. Gwatkin
In early times the war of the Epigoni was a favourite subject of epic poetry.
The descendants (Epigoni) of the former Seven thus renewed the war against Thebes.The Classic Myths in English Literature and in Art (2nd ed.) (1911)|Charles Mills Gayley
After Aristotle we have, as regards logic, what the verdict of after times has rightly characterized as an age of Epigoni.
Make of yourselves a mirror where the future may see itself, and forget the superstition that you are Epigoni.Thoughts Out of Season (Part II)|Friedrich Nietzsche