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Parthenopaeus

[pahr-thuh-nuh-pee-uh s]
noun Classical Mythology.
  1. a son of Hippomenes and Atalanta, and one of the Seven against Thebes.
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Historical Examples of parthenopaeus

  • Tydeus, Parthenopaeus, and Adrastus were three of the seven heroes who fought against Thebes.

    The Aeneid of Virgil

    Virgil


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Parthenopaeus

noun
  1. Greek myth one of the Seven against Thebes, son of Atalanta
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