Di·​o·​me·​des ˌdī-ə-ˈmē-dēz How to pronounce Diomedes (audio)
: one of the Greek heroes of the Trojan War

Word History


Latin, from Greek Diomēdēs

First Known Use

14th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Diomedes was in the 14th century

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Cite this Entry

“Diomedes.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Diomedes. Accessed 29 Mar. 2023.

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