- Greek myth a king of Crete who fought on the Greek side in the Trojan War
Examples from the Web for idomeneus
Historical Examples of idomeneus
Dephobus attacks Idomeneus, but misses him, and slays Hypsenor.
So saying, the hero Idomeneus dragged him by the foot through the brisk battle.
He then followed after Idomeneus, big with great deeds of valour.
Idomeneus aimed a spear, and hit him as he came striding on.
Idomeneus's brave squire Meriones was about a spear's cast behind Menelaus.