The Iliad Character Descriptions

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Achilles

The best warrior in Greece, who has only one spot on his body that is vulnerable to a weapon.

Achilleus

See Achilles

Achillis

See Achilles

Aeneas

Son of a goddess and a fighter to be reckoned with, who, as legend has it, is the only Trojan royal family member to survive the sack of Troy.

Agamemnon

A king who is the overall commander of Achaean forces at Troy.

Aias

See Ajax

Aineias

See Aeneas

Ajax the Greater

One of a pair who fights without the help of divine aide. When he loses a competition, he goes mad and slaughters a herd of sheep.

Ajax the Lesser

One of a pair who leads the Locrians at Troy and is drowned by Poseidon.

Akhilleus

See Achilles

Alexandros

See Paris

Andromache

When Troy falls to the Achaeans, her son is killed and she is given as a prize to another...

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