noun Classical and Medieval Legend.
Examples from the Web for troilus
On one occasion, according to Guido, Troilus slew a thousand men at once.Chaucer's Works, Volume 2 (of 7)|Geoffrey Chaucer
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|William Poel
Here we have the adverbial form; but in Chaucer's Troilus and Creseide, iii.