epigonus

[ih-pig-uh-nuh s]
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Epigoni

pl n singular -onus (-ənəs)
  1. Greek myth the descendants of the Seven against Thebes, who undertook a second expedition against the city and eventually captured and destroyed it

Word Origin for Epigoni

C20: from Greek epigonoi those born after
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