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Parthenopaeus

[ pahr-thuh-nuh-pee-uhs ]
/ ˌpɑr θə nəˈpi əs /
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noun Classical Mythology.

a son of Hippomenes and Atalanta, and one of the Seven against Thebes.

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Example sentences from the Web for Parthenopaeus

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

British Dictionary definitions for Parthenopaeus

Parthenopaeus
/ (ˌpɑːθənəʊˈpiːəs) /

noun

Greek myth one of the Seven against Thebes, son of Atalanta
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