[ ley-om-i-don ]
/ leɪˈɒm ɪˌdɒn /

noun Classical Mythology.

a king of Troy and the father of Priam, for whom the walls of Troy were built by Apollo and Poseidon.

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/ (leɪˈɒmɪˌdɒn) /


Greek myth the founder and ruler of Troy, who cheated Apollo and Poseidon of their wage for constructing the city's walls; the father of Priam
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