Meaning of Diomedes

Di•o•me•des

Pronunciation: (dī"u-mē'dēz), [key]
— n. Class. Myth.
  1. a Greek hero in the Trojan War.
  2. a Thracian king who fed his wild mares on human flesh and was himself fed to them by Hercules.
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