noun Classical Mythology.
Example sentences from the Web for melanippus
He led on as he spoke, and the hero Melanippus followed after.The Iliad|Homer
Then he transferred to Melanippus the festivals and the sacrifices formerly paid to the honor of Adrastus.History Of Ancient Civilization|Charles Seignobos
And from the sown heroes whom Mars spared is Melanippus sprung a scion, and he is thoroughly a native.
Justice is styled the near relation of Melanippus, because he was αἰσχρῶν ἀργὸς, v. 406.