Diomedes

noun
Di·​o·​me·​des | \ ˌdī-ə-ˈmē-dēz How to pronounce Diomedes (audio) \

Definition of Diomedes

: one of the Greek heroes of the Trojan War

First Known Use of Diomedes

14th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Diomedes

Latin, from Greek Diomēdēs

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“Diomedes.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Diomedes. Accessed 28 Oct. 2021.

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