Sentence Examples

  • In consequence of an oracle which had commanded him to marry his daughters to a lion and a boar, he wedded them to Polyneices and Tydeus, two fugitives, clad in the skins of these animals or carrying shields with their figures on them, who claimed his hospitality.
  • Adrastus, followed by Polyneices and Tydeus, his two sons-inlaw, Amphiaraus, his brother-in-law, Capaneus, Hippomedon and Parthenopaeus, marched against the city of Thebes, and on his way is said to have founded the Nemean games.
  • DIOMEDES, in Greek legend, son of Tydeus, one of the bravest of the heroes of the Trojan War.
  • TYDEUS, in Greek legend, son of Oeneus, king of Calydon, and Periboea.
  • Tydeus took part in the expedition of the "Seven against Thebes," in which, although small of stature, he greatly distinguished himself.