noun Classical and Medieval Legend.
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On one occasion, according to Guido, Troilus slew a thousand men at once.Chaucer's Works, Volume 2 (of 7)
The immense breadth and clearness of his intellect would have saved him from the fate of Othello, Troilus, or Antony.Oxford Lectures on Poetry
Andrew Cecil Bradley
"Troilus and Cressida" is Shakespeare's wisest play in the way of worldly wisdom.
In “Troilus and Cressida” we have a similar situation, and we hear similar advice given.Shakespeare in the Theatre
Here we have the adverbial form; but in Chaucer's Troilus and Creseide, iii.