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Idomeneus

noun
  1. Greek myth a king of Crete who fought on the Greek side in the Trojan War
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Historical Examples

  • Dephobus attacks Idomeneus, but misses him, and slays Hypsenor.

    The Iliad of Homer (1873)

    Homer

  • So saying, the hero Idomeneus dragged him by the foot through the brisk battle.

  • Idomeneus aimed a spear, and hit him as he came striding on.

  • He then followed after Idomeneus, big with great deeds of valour.

  • Idomeneus's brave squire Meriones was about a spear's cast behind Menelaus.