Melanippus

or Mel·a·nip·pos

[ mel-uh-nip-uh s ]
/ ˌmɛl əˈnɪp əs /

noun Classical Mythology.

a Theban who killed Tydeus in the battle of the Seven against Thebes and who was, in turn, slain by Amphiaraus.

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