|Subject:||Re: Antenor of Troy|
|Author:||Pavlos (guest, 22.214.171.124)|
|Date:||April 19, 2006 at 6:50:28 PM|
|Reply to:||Antenor of Troy by Lars|
According to Henry George Liddell, Robert Scott, A Greek-English Lexicon, Antenor is derived from "ant-" (instead of) and "aner" (man)-- meaning "instead of a man".
The origins may be related to battle:In *Agamemnon*, Aeschylus uses antenor in the following context: soldiers return from battle as ashes, instead of men (http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/cgi-bin/ptext?doc=Perseus:text:1999.01.0224:line=437)
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