trojan

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mythical Greek warrior who was a leader on the Trojan side of the Trojan War; hero of the Aeneid Aeneas
epic in Latin by Virgil; tells the adventures of Aeneas after the Trojan War; provides an illustrious historical background for the Roman Empire Aeneid
(Greek mythology) the king who lead the Greeks against Troy in the Trojan War Agamemnon
(Greek mythology) a prophetess in Troy during the Trojan War whose predictions were true but were never believed Cassandra
(Greek mythology) wife of Agamemnon who had him murdered when he returned from the Trojan War Clytemnestra
(Greek mythology) a Trojan boy who was so beautiful that Zeus carried him away to serve as cupbearer to the gods Ganymede
(Greek mythology) a mythical Trojan who was killed by Achilles during the Trojan War Hector
(Greek mythology) the beautiful daughter of Zeus and Leda who was abducted by Paris; the Greek army sailed to Troy to get her back which resulted in the Trojan War Helen , Helen of Troy
ancient city in Asia Minor that was the site of the Trojan War Ilion , Ilium , Troy
(Greek mythology) the priest of Apollo who warned the Trojans to beware of Greeks bearing gifts when they wanted to accept the Trojan Horse; a god who favored the Greeks (Poseidon or Athena) sent snakes who coiled around Laocoon and his two twin sons kill Laocoon
(Greek mythology) the king of Sparta at the time of the Trojan War; brother of Agamemnon; husband of Helen Menelaus
(Greek mythology) the prince of Troy who abducted Helen from her husband Menelaus and provoked the Trojan War Paris
(Greek mythology) a friend of Achilles who was killed in the Trojan War; his death led Achilles to return to the fight after his quarrel with Agamemnon Patroclus
(Greek mythology) the wife of Odysseus and a symbol of devotion and fidelity; for 10 years while Odysseus fought the Trojan War she resisted numerous suitors until Odysseus returned and killed them Penelope
(Greek mythology) a son of Zeus who became king of Lycia; fought on behalf of the Trojans in the Trojan War and was killed by Patroclus Sarpedon
large hollow wooden figure of a horse (filled with Greek soldiers) left by the Greeks outside Troy during the Trojan War Trojan Horse , Wooden Horse
(Greek mythology) a great war fought between Greece and Troy; the Greeks sailed to Troy to recover Helen of Troy, the beautiful wife of Menelaus who had been abducted by Paris; after ten years the Greeks (via the Trojan Horse) achieved final victory and b Trojan War
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