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  Deiphobus - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In Greek mythology, Deiphobus was a son of Priam and Hecuba.
Deiphobus was killed by Menelaus, who took Helen with him back to Sparta.
In Virgil's Aeneid, Deiphobus appears in the Underworld to Aeneas.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Deiphobus   (165 words)

 Schulers Books (Iliad - 37/73)
Deiphobus then came close up to Idomeneus to avenge Asius, and took aim at him with a spear, but Idomeneus was on the look-out and avoided it, for he was covered by the round shield he always bore--a shield of oxhide and bronze with two arm-rods on the inside.
Deiphobus tore the helmet from off his head, but Meriones sprang upon him, and struck him on the arm with a spear so that the visored helmet fell from his hand and came ringing down upon the ground.
Then Polites, own brother of Deiphobus passed his arms around his waist, and bore him away from the battle till he got to his horses that were standing in the rear of the fight with the chariot and their driver.
www.schulers.com /books/poetry/Iliad/Iliad37.htm   (1454 words)

 The Last Days of Troy, Greek Mythology Link.
Dictys says that Deiphobus 1 approached Achilles as if to confirm the agreements concerning Priam 1's daughter Polyxena 1, whom Achilles had fallen in love with, and embracing him in false friendship refused to let go, so that Paris, rushing forward with sword drawn, could deal him two deadly blows in his sides.
Because of the pressure and the stalemate caused by this sudden wedding, the Trojan council was taken over by discord, and the king, being insulted by Aeneas, had to yield to the nobles, and accordingly charged Antenor 1 to negotiate peace with the Achaeans.
Menelaus' forces arrived to the house where Deiphobus 1 and Helen lived, and when they had her new husband arrested, Menelaus cut him to pieces under torture, lopping off ears and nose, and all of his limbs one by one.
homepage.mac.com /cparada/GML/LastDaysOfTroy.html   (2369 words)

 Xena: Beware Greeks Bearing Gifts
She reports what she saw to Paris but Deiphobus returns, claiming he was in the Greek camp to make peace.
Deiphobus convinces Paris that Xena is the traitor and she in thrown into Paris' dungeon.
Deiphobus is watching but rather than aid the Greeks he seems to have his own agenda: he sends his men to find Helen before Menelaus does.
www.hostultra.com /~kszonew/xwo/season1/1012.htm   (863 words)

 The Internet Classics Archive | The Iliad by Homer
Deiphobus son of Priam went about among them intent on deeds of daring with his round shield before him, under cover of which he strode quickly forward.
Deiphobus vaunted over him and cried with a loud voice saying, "Of a truth Asius has not fallen unavenied; he will be glad even while passing into the house of Hades, strong warden of the gate, that I have sent some one to escort him."
Our comrades about whom you ask me are dead; Deiphobus and King Helenus alone have left the field, wounded both of them in the hand, but the son of Saturn saved them alive.
classics.mit.edu /Homer/iliad.13.xiii.html   (6025 words)

 Helen of Troy
Deiphobus was killed by Menelaus in the sack of Troy.
Menelaus had demanded that only he should slay his faithless wife; but, when he raised his sword to do so, the sight of her beauty caused him to let the sword drop from his hand.
Deiphobus is slain by Menelaus who reclaims Helen as his wife.
www.mlahanas.de /Greeks/Mythology/Helen.html   (1532 words)

 Whoosh! Episode Guide: BEWARE GREEKS BEARING GIFTS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Deiphobus, the captain of the guards and Paris' brother (Paris being Helen's lover), then wheels in a big bamboo horse stating that the Greeks have left.
When the guards try to capture Xena, and Deiphobus is holding a dagger near Helen's back, Xena allows herself be captured despite the fact she knows something is not right and she does not know for sure that she can get free.
Xena's characterization of Deiphobus as a "scum-sucking opportunist" during their confrontation in the jail isn't in the script; rather, she simply asks Deiphobus what he gets out of all this.
whoosh.org /epguide/greeks.html   (2932 words)

 Now we take a left at the river of fire, right?
Deiphobus was a fellow Trojan and soldier who was slain horribly at the last battle.
He and Aeneas talk for a few hours about what happened to him at Troy, and then Deiphobus pardons Aeneas for not burying his actual corpse and simply wailing over an empty tomb on a faraway island.
Deiphobus represents Aeneas' past life as a Trojan and survivor of war.
spacetart.tripod.com /epic/underworld.html   (894 words)

 Troilus and Criseyde by Geoffrey Chaucer
As they were considering what were best to do, Deiphobus of his courtesy came himself to pray her to bear him company on the morrow at dinner, to which she assented in goodly manner.
You shall go straightway for overnight to Deiphobus' house, as it were to amuse yourself and drive away your malady (for indeed you seem sick).
The morrow came and the time of dinner approached; the fair queen Helen was to be an hour after prime with Deiphobus, whom she would not fail, but came to dinner quietly as his sister, suspecting naught.
www.4literature.net /Geoffrey_Chaucer/Troilus_and_Criseyde/14.html   (1397 words)

 Tales of Troy - Chapter 12   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
He bade her come with them, for he knew that she was able to speak in the very voice of all men and women whom she had ever seen, and he armed a few of his friends and went with them to the citadel.
Then Helen stole, glimmering in white robes, from a recess in the dark hall, and fell at the feet of Menelaus; her golden hair lay in the dust of the hearth, and her hands moved to touch his knees.
His drawn sword fell from the hands of Menelaus, and pity and love came into his heart, and he raised her from the dust and her white arms were round his neck, and they both wept.
www.worldwideschool.org /library/books/lit/fantasy/TalesofTroy/chap12.html   (1303 words)

 Heroes in the Trojan War
At Paris' death, Helen was given to Deïphobus (Deiphobus), Paris' brother, in marriage.
At Paris death, Helenus and Deiphobus contend with one another for the hand of their brother's widow in marriage.
Helenus was the brother of Hector, Paris, Deiphobus and Cassandra.
www.timelessmyths.com /classical/heroes2.html   (8115 words)

 jact.org: Joint Association of Classical Teachers. Death of Hector - sample article
This reversal of caller and called is the first in a row of other such reversals,which bring home the full extent of Hector's delusion and the sense of loss it leaves behind.
Whereas he thought that Deiphobus, the hero, was with him, he was deceived by Athena, a god.
Further, Deiphobus is not near, but death is. Indeed, Hector adds that death is 'not far', as if to render more painful his own disappointment about the absence of his brother.
www.jact.org /publications/sample_hector.htm   (1508 words)

 Age of Bronze - Synopsis
Deiphobus tries to kill him, but Agelaus, in order to save Paris, reveals to King Priam and Queen Hekuba that Paris is actually their son.
Deiphobus taunts Paris with the idea that Paris shouldn't have left Menelaus alive when leaving Sparta.
Helen doesn't like the way things are going, but Paris declares that he'll kill all the Achaeans if they try to take her back.
www.age-of-bronze.com /aob/synopsis.shtml   (3554 words)

 EverQuest Online Adventures Realm (c) 2000 - 2003.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Phoborium is a level 37 caster that is trigger when you approach the marker stone on a hill on the west side of the river.
Ambrose now tells you that the evil has slain his wife and left his mark; Deiphobus is weak but gaining in strength.
Iulias is able to forge the pieces into the seal and remove the curses, but he needs the faith of Ambrose to restore it to full power.
eqoa.crgaming.com /quests/viewquest.asp?id=280   (522 words)

 The Fourth Battle Continued, in which Neptune Assists the Greeks. The Acts of Idomeneus.
Several deeds of valour are performed; Meriones, losing his spear in the encounter, repairs to seek another at the tent of Idomeneus; this occasions a conversation between these two warriors, who return together to the battle.
Yet from before his breast Deiphobus Held at arm's length his shield; for much he fear'd The weapon of Meriones; but he Back to his comrades' shelt'ring ranks withdrew, Griev'd at his baffled hopes and broken spear.
At him, retiring slow, Deiphobus, Still fill'd with anger, threw his glitt'ring spear: His aim he miss'd; but through the shoulder pierc'd Ascalaphus, a valiant son of Mars; Prone in the dust he fell, and clutch'd the ground.
www.infoplease.com /t/lit/iliad-derby/book13.html   (4006 words)

 Whoosh! Episode Guide: TRANSCRIPT BEWARE GREEKS BEARING GIFTS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Deiphobus [Deiph]: “I understand, you opened the gates for the Greek Warrior Woman!” Perd: “Yes, Commander, but she, she battled an entire platoon of her own countrymen.
I just want the war to end.” Deiph: “There she is!” Helen: “What is the meaning of this, Deiphobus?” How dare you enter my chamber?” Deiph: “My apologies, but you’re safety’s my first concern.” X: “Then you’d better tighten security.
Tell me about Deiphobus.” Perd: “Well-- he may not be the nicest guy in town, but he’s a good warrior.
whoosh.org /epguide/trans/112trans.html   (2836 words)

It is also said that she had an affair with Corythus, Paris' son by Oenone.
When Paris was dying, his brothers Deiphobus and Helenus argued over who would get Helen.
Although Menelaus had intended to kill his unfaithful wife, her charms captivated him once again and he put her on his ship, announcing that he would kill her later.
www.stanford.edu /~plomio/helen.html   (1169 words)

 Homer’s Iliad » Blog Archive » B. Aristeia of Idomeneus   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Deiphobus then came close up to Idomeneus to avenge Asius, and took aim at him with a spear, but Idomeneus was on the look-out and avoided it, for he was covered by the round shield he always bore–a shield of oxhide and bronze with two arm-rods on the inside.
He fell heavily to the ground, and the spear stuck in his heart, which still beat, and made the butt-end of the spear quiver till dread Ares put an end to his life.
Grim Ares of awful voice did not yet know that his son had fallen, for he was sitting on the summits of Olympus under the golden clouds, by command of Zeus, where the other gods were also sitting, forbidden to take part in the battle.
www.acepilots.com /iliad/index.php?p=46   (2275 words)

 Essential Chaucer: Troilus and Criseyde--Minor Characters   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Traces the traditional etymologizing of "Argyve," the name of Criseyde's mother in Troilus and Criseyde, arguing that the name characterizes the woman, ironically contrasts Criseyde with her mother, and reflects Chaucer's awareness of contemporary conflicts between "naturalistic" and "conventionalistic" theories of naming.
Suggests that Chaucer knew Vergil's account of the eventual marriage of Deiphobus and Helen, and that amorousnes was implicit in their relationship in Troilus and Criseyde.
When Pandarus maueuvers the tryst scene between the titular lovers, Deiphobus and Helen's relationship helps to accomplish the tryst and provides ironic overtones.
colfa.utsa.edu /chaucer/ec29-11.html   (225 words)

 HELENUS - LoveToKnow Article on HELENUS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
It is related that he and his sister fell asleep in the temple of Apollo Thymbraeus and that snakes came and cleansed their ears, whereby they obtained the gift of prophecy and were able to understand the language of birds.
After the death of Paris, Helenus and his brother Deiphobus became rivals for the hand of Helen.
DeIphobus was preferred, and Helenus withdrew in indignation to Mount Ida, where he was captured by the Greeks, whom be advised to build the wooden horse and carry off the Palladium.
www.1911ency.org /H/HE/HELENUS.htm   (279 words)

 OMACL: The Fall of Troy: Book IX
Crushed with fear were all their hearts Foreboding doom; for like a huge cloud seemed That throng of foes: with clashing arms they came: Volumed and vast the dust rose 'neath their feet.
Then either did some God with hardihood thrill Deiphobus' heart, and made it void of fear, Or his own spirit spurred him on to fight, 90 To drive by thrust of spear that terrible host Of foemen from the city of his birth.
Then slew Deiphobus the charioteer Of Nestor, Hippasus' son: from that high car Down fell he 'midst the dead; fear seized his lord Lest, while his hands were cumbered with the reins, He too by Priam's strong son might be slain.
omacl.org /Troy/book9.html   (3795 words)

 Schulers Books (Iliad - 64/73)
And Hector answered, "Deiphobus, you have always been dearest to me of all my brothers, children of Hecuba and Priam, but henceforth I shall rate you yet more highly, inasmuch as you have ventured outside the wall for my sake when all the others remain inside."
Thus did Minerva inveigle him by her cunning, and when the two were now close to one another great Hector was first to speak.
Hector was angry when he saw that the weapon had sped from his hand in vain, and stood there in dismay for he had no second spear.
www.schulers.com /books/poetry/Iliad/Iliad64.htm   (1436 words)

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Thereon round the two Ajaxes there gathered strong bands of men, of whom not even Mars nor Minerva, marshaller of hosts could make light if they went among them, for they were the picked men of all those who were now awaiting the onset of Hector and the Trojans.
Noble Antilochus was more angry than any one, but grief did not make him forget his friend and comrade.
The way was led by Hector son of Priam, peer of murderous Mars, with his round shield before him- his shield of ox-hides covered with plates of bronze- and his gleaming helmet upon his temples.
ccat.sas.upenn.edu /gopher/text/classical/Homeric/Iliad/iliad13   (5170 words)

Walkthrough “Darkness lurks, and I am helpless to stop it.” Ambrose, a former knight of Marr, tells you of an ancient darkness that is reborn of his deeds.
He speaks of defeating Deiphobus, an evil whose dark allegiance gave him an unearthly spirit.
However, Ambrose has inadvertently let Deiphobus reenter the earthly plane and needs your help to stop him.
www.webspawner.com /users/soulraiders/level35and37que.html   (1800 words)

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 Helenus 1, Greek Mythology Link.
For all that, Helenus 1 is remembered for other deeds rather than those required by combat, and particularly for this one: that only he knew the oracles that protected the city, which he revealed to the enemy so that the Achaeans could finally take Troy.
For when Paris died, Helenus 1 and his brother Deiphobus 1 quarrelled for the hand of Helen; and when Deiphobus 1 was preferred, Helenus 1 left the city and established his residence on Mount Ida, where Odysseus captured him.
And after having displayed the excellent seer in the Achaean camp, they forced this glorious prey to tell how Troy could be taken.
homepage.mac.com /cparada/GML/Helenus1.html   (1601 words)

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