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Homeric world (11)

Trojan Allies


The Carians participated in the Trojan War on the side of the Trojans (Il. 2.867, 10.428).



Son of Nomion, a Carian leader in the Trojan War (Il. 2.867).

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Son of Nomion, a Carian leader, who was slain by Achilles (Il. 2.870).

Amphimachus. A son of Nomion, who together with his brother Nastes led a host of Carians to the assistance of the Trojans. He went to battle richly adorned with gold, but was thrown by Achilles into the Scamander. (Hom. Il. ii. 870, &c.) Conon (Narrat. 6) calls him a king of the Lycians.



King of Caria, whose children, Atymnius and Maris, participated in the Trojan War and were killed by the sons of Nestor (Il. 16.317 & 16.328).

Amisodarus (Amisodaros), a king of Lycia (or Caria?), who was said to have brought up the monster Chimaera (Hom. Il. xvi. 328; Eustath. ad Hom.; Apollod. ii. 3.1; Aelian, H. A. ix. 23). His sons Atymnius and Maris were slain at Troy by the sons of Nestor. (Il. xvi. 317, &c.)

Trojan heroes of the Trojan War and their allies


He was the son of Amisodarus, who was slain by Antilochus (Il. 16.317).



The father of Amphimachus and Nastes (Il. 2.871).

Place-names according to Homer


A mountain in Caria (Il. 2.868).

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