Help support Wordnik by adopting your favorite word!

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Greek Mythology A son of Aeacus and the father of Achilles.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. A rare surname.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • proper n. A king of the Myrmidons and father of Achilles; he was the son of Aeachus.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a king of the Myrmidons and father of Achilles

Etymologies

From Ancient Greek (Wiktionary)

Examples

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.