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date: 07 December 2022

Antinous(1)locked

, mythical suitor of Penelope in the Odyssey

Antinous(1)locked

, mythical suitor of Penelope in the Odyssey
  • Nicholas J. Richardson

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Antinous (1), son of Eupeithes (Od. 1. 383), ringleader of *Penelope's suitors, and first to be killed by *Odysseus, whose kingship he is said to have wished to usurp (Od. 22. 8–53).

Subjects

  • Greek Literature
  • Greek Myth and Religion

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