Dardanian


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Synonyms for Dardanian

a native of ancient Troy

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helmet" before the Dardanian (Trojan) women who have mistaken his
Achilleus in turn gazed on Dardanian Priam and wondered, as he saw his brave looks and listened to him talking.
ACHACARCA (Peru), BAMBANGAN (Malaysia), CALCANEAN, DARDANIAN, GANGAWDAW (Burma), HORHOYTOY (China), KOKKONION (Greece), LIULISKIS (Lithuania), MAMMALIAL, NEWNESSES, PAMPANGAN, PEPPERIER, REDRESCES, REDRESSES, REFRESHES, REGRESSES, REPRESSES, SASSANIAN, UNBUNGING.
He stood stupidly, and from close behind his back a Dardanian man hit him between the shoulders with a sharp javelin: Euphorbos, son of Pantho(s, who surpassed all men of his own age with the throwing spear, and in horsemanship and the speed of his feet.
reads [GREEK TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII], which Lattimore translates `A Dardanian man had killed him] as he leapt from his ship, far the first of all the Achaians'.
But here is how at one point Achilleus describes the vengeance he intends for Patroklos: "Now I must win excellent glory, / and drive some one of the women of Troy, or some deep-girdled / Dardanian woman, lifting up to her soft cheeks both hands / to wipe away the close bursts of tears in her lamentations" (18.
Before it--even more miraculous--the distance between benefactor and suppliant, between victor and vanquished, shrinks to nothing: But when thirst and hunger had been appeased,/ The Dardanian Priam fell to admiring Achilles.
For so soon as Fortune shall give to the weary Achaeans power to louse the Neptune-forged circlet of the Dardanian town, the high tomb shall be wetted with Polyxena's blood, who, like a victim falling under the two-edged steel, shall bend her knee and bow her headless trunk.