A-Z: General definitions: Paris


Son of King Priam of Troy. After awarding the golden apple to Aphrodite, he abducted Helen from her husband Menelaus, thus triggering the Trojan War; he was also a notable archer and it was his arrow that killed Achilles at Troy.

Related Topics

Golden Apple; Aphrodite; Helen; Menelaus; Achilles; Trojan War; Wooden Horse; Hecuba

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