Achates

3 ENTRIES FOUND:

Acha·tes

noun \ə-ˈkā-tēz\

Definition of ACHATES

:  a faithful companion of Aeneas in Virgil's Aeneid

Origin of ACHATES

Latin
First Known Use: 14th century

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