[tahy-dee-uh s, -dyoos, tid-ee-uh s]

noun Classical Mythology.

the father of Diomedes: one of the Seven Against Thebes.

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Historical Examples of tydeus

  • But the generals, and more particularly Tydeus and Menander, bade him go about his business.



  • O son of warlike horse-breaking Tydeus, why dost thou tremble?

  • But the son of Tydeus, by far the bravest, was allotted to drive his coursers last.

  • Let, then, the son of Tydeus see that he does not have to fight with one who is stronger than you are.

  • The son of Tydeus speared Agastrophus son of Paeon in the hip-joint with his spear.