- the successful suitor of Atalanta.
Examples from the Web for hippomenes
Historical Examples of hippomenes
Looking about me, I found a brig called the Hippomenes, bound to Gibraltar, and back.Ned Myers
James Fenimore Cooper
The people cheered on Hippomenes, eager that such valor should win.
At that instant Hippomenes tossed ahead one of the golden apples.
Elsewhere Hippomenes delivers himself of a superexcellent pun.A Book of Burlesque
Willam Davenport Adams
She stooped to pick it up, and Hippomenes regained the lead.Greek Women
- Greek myth the husband, in some traditions, of Atalanta