(in the Odyssey) a captain of the Taphians. Athena assumed his form when she urged Telemachus to search for Odysseus. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for mentes

Historical Examples of mentes

  • Nulla autem effigies, nulli commissa metallo.Forma Dei, mentes habitare et pectora gaudet.

    A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 6 (of 10)

    Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)

  • She has taken the form of Mentes, the King of a neighboring tribe; she is in disguise as she usually is when she appears on earth.

    Homer's Odyssey

    Denton J. Snider

  • On the return of Mentes, he accompanied him to Colophon, where he became totally blind.

  • Bonorum mentes mihi divin atque tern videntur, et ex hominum vita ad deorum religionem et sanctimoniamque migrare.

  • The only foreign earl was his nephew Ralph of Mentes, the son of his sister Godgifu.

    William the Conqueror

    Edward Augustus Freeman