Tydeus


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Tydeus

(tī`dēəs), in Greek legend, son of Oeneus. He was killed in the expedition of the Seven against ThebesSeven against Thebes,
in Greek legend, seven heroes—Polynices, Adrastus, Amphiaraüs, Hippomedon, Capaneus, Tydeus, and Parthenopaeus—who made war on Eteocles, king of Thebes.
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. His son, Diomed, avenged his father's death in the expedition of the EpigoniEpigoni
, in Greek legend, the sons of the Seven against Thebes, who avenged the death of their fathers. Under the leadership of Adrastus and Alcmaeon, the Epigoni conquered Thebes 10 years after the Seven had fought alongside Polynices for the throne of Thebes.
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So, again, in the Tydeus of Theodectes, the father says, 'I came to find my son, and I lose my own life.
The son of Tydeus went on also with me, and his crews with him.
First he asked Nestor and King Idomeneus, then the two Ajaxes and the son of Tydeus, and sixthly Ulysses, peer of gods in counsel; but Menelaus came of his own accord, for he knew how busy his brother then was.
The sons of the Achaeans who held Argos and walled Tiryns, and Hermione and Asine which lie along a deep bay, and Troezen, and Eiones, and vine-clad Epidaurus, and the island of Aegina, and Mases, -- these followed strong-voiced Diomedes, son of Tydeus, who had the spirit of his father the son of Oeneus, and Sthenelus, dear son of famous Capaneus.
But as for the son of Tydeus, you would not have been able to discern which side he fought on, whether he was of the Trojan camp or the Greek.
Toxicity of some insecticides to Tetranychus urticae, Neoseiulus californicus and Tydeus californicus.
363-382, respectively), and despite the fact that both Bellerophon and Tydeus belong to an earlier generation, it is not the situation of Othryoneus who is a warrior of the Trojan side.
Upon his assumption into immortality on Olympus, Heracles is given ambrosia by Athena, while the hero Tydeus is denied the same thing when the goddess discovers him eating human brains.
For three times at this location the best warriors came and made an attempt In the company of the two Ajaxes, the glorious Idomeneus, The sons of Atreus, and the brave son of Tydeus.
His band of travelling companions includes soothsayer Amphiaraus (Ian McShane), warrior Autolycus (Rufus Sewell) and mute orphan Tydeus (Aksel Hennie).