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A-Z: General definitions: Briseis
DefinitionAchilles' concubine during the Trojan War, the loss of whom led to many deaths.
Son of Peleus and Thetis; he was the mainstay of the Greeks at Troy but in the tenth year of the war he was killed by Paris' arrow; the wrath of Achilles, when he withdrew from the fighting around Troy because of a quarrel with Agamemnon, is the subj
A long struggle between the Greeks and the Trojans, recorded in Greek mythology but almost certainly based on real events.
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