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Antiphus
(102 words)

(Ἄντιφος; Ántiphos). The name of a number of Homeric heroes on both the Trojan (Il. 2,864; 12,191) and the Greek sides (Il. 2,678; 17,68).

Those of interest are:

[German version]

[1] Son of Priam and Hecabe

The son of Priam and Hecabe. Achilles captures him on Mount Ida, Priam ransoms him, and finally A. is killed by Agamemnon in battle (Il. 11,101, cf. 4,489).

[German version]

[2] Figure of the Odyssee, son of the Ithacan Aegyptus

Son of the Ithacan Aegyptus,…

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Graf, Fritz (Columbus, OH), “Antiphus”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 28 February 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e125220>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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