Telemachus
Telemachus Tel`e*ma"chus, prop. n. The son of Odysseus and Penelope, as told in Homer's Oddysey. [PJC]

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  • Telemachus — steht für: die lateinische Schreibweise für Telemachos einen Asteroid aus der Gruppe der Jupiter Trojaner, siehe (15913) Telemachus den Namen zweier Schiffe der Royal Navy, siehe HMS Telemachus Diese Seite ist eine …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Telemachus — [tə lem′ə kəs] n. [L < Gr Tēlemachos] Gr. Legend the son of Odysseus and Penelope: he helps his father slay his mother s suitors …   English World dictionary

  • Telemachus — For other uses, see Telemachus (disambiguation). Telemachus departing from Nestor, painting by Henry Howard (1769–1847) Telemachus ( …   Wikipedia

  • TELEMACHUS — I. TELEMACHUS Monachus, Romaegladiatoriô ludô celebratô, increpitans populum attentius Spectaculis inhiantem, ab eo lapidatus est. Vinc. Bellovacensis in Spec. Hist. ex Theodoreto, Hist. Eccl. l. 5. c. 26. et Aur. Cassiodoro, Histor. Tripart. l.… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Telemachus — /teuh lem euh keuhs/, n. Class. Myth. the son of Odysseus and Penelope who helped Odysseus to kill the suitors of Penelope. * * * ▪ Greek mythological character       in Greek mythology, son of the Greek hero Odysseus and his wife, Penelope. When …   Universalium

  • Telemachus — noun Etymology: Latin, from Greek Tēlemachos Date: circa 1556 the son of Odysseus and Penelope who contrives with his father to slay his mother s suitors …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Telemachus — noun /təˈleməkəs/ the son of Odysseus …   Wiktionary

  • TELEMACHUS —    the son of ULYSSES and PENELOPE (q.v.), who an infant when his father left for Troy was a grown up man on his return; having gone in quest of his father after his long absence found him on his return in the guise of a beggar, and whom he… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Telemachus —  In Greek mythology, the son of Odysseus and Penelope …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • Telemachus — Te•lem•a•chus [[t]təˈlɛm ə kəs[/t]] n. myt the son of Odysseus and Penelope, who joins his father in killing his mother s suitors …   From formal English to slang

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