Pandarus

noun

Pan·​da·​rus ˈpan-də-rəs How to pronounce Pandarus (audio)
: a Lycian archer in the Trojan War who in medieval legend procures Cressida for Troilus

Word History

Etymology

Latin, from Greek Pandaros

First Known Use

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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

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“Pandarus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Pandarus. Accessed 14 Jul. 2024.

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