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Troilus

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noun Troi·lus \ˈtrȯi-ləs, ˈtrō-ə-ləs\

Definition of Troilus

  1. :  a son of Priam who in medieval legend loved Cressida and lost her to Diomedes



Origin and Etymology of troilus

Middle English, from Latin, from Greek Trōïlos


First Known Use: 14th century

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