noun Classical Mythology.
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Example sentences from the Web for Eteocles
Eteocles refused, however, to relinquish the throne; and with the help of the soldiers, drove Polynices out of the city.
Accordingly Polynices and Eteocles met face to face, and fought so fiercely that both of them were killed.
The terrible death of the two brothers Eteocles and Polynices did not, as you might suppose, end the siege of Thebes.The Story of the Greeks|H. A. Guerber
But Eteocles, being an ambitious prince, soon seized the reins of government himself, and expelled his brother from the throne.Myths and Legends of Ancient Greece and Rome|E.M. Berens
It is resolved to bury this body of Eteocles for his attachment to his country, with the dear interment in earth!