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The son of Hesione and Telamon, Teucer fought with his half-brother, Ajax the great, in the Trojan War.
This Teucer fought on the side of the Greeks against the Trojans.
Son of Scamander and Icaea[?], Teucer was the legendary ancestor of the Trojans.
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 YourArt.com >> Encyclopedia >> Teucer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
In Greek mythology Teucer, also Teucrus or Teucris from Greek Τεύκρος, was the son of King Telamon of Salamis and his second wife Hesione, daughter of King Laomedon of Troy.
Teucer was the nephew of King Priam of Troy and so the cousin of Hector and Paris - all of whom he fought against in the Trojan War.
Because of his half-brother's suicide, Teucer was disowned by his father and emigrated to Cyprus, where he founded the city of Salamis which he named after his home state.
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 Teucer - Search Results - MSN Encarta
Teucer, in Greek mythology, the name of two heroes, one Trojan and the other Greek.
The Trojan Teucer was the son of the river god Scamander and the...
He married the daughter of Teucer, who ruled a...
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 AllRefer.com - Teucer (Folklore And Mythology) - Encyclopedia
He was the greatest archer in the Trojan War and a faithful comrade of his half brother, the Telamonian Ajax.
When he returned home he was banished by his father, who mistakenly thought that Teucer was responsible for the death of Ajax.
Teucer went to Cyprus, where he founded the town of Salamis and ruled as king.
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 Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology, page 1013 (v. 3)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Teucer, there­ fore, in consequence of a promise of Apollo, sailed a way in search of a new home.
This he found in the island of Cyprus, which was given to him by Belus, king of Sidon.
A gem-engraver, three of whose works are extant, and, by their beautiful execution, are thought to prove that the artist could not have lived later than the time of Augustus.
www.ancientlibrary.com /smith-bio/3347.html   (1062 words)

 Teucer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This article is about Teucer, son of King Telamon of Salamis.
For King Teucer, son of Scamander and Idaea; see Teucrus.
In his rage at Teucer's success, Hector picked up a huge rock, and flung it at Teucer.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Teucer   (429 words)

 Teucer by Sir W. Hamo Thorneycroft   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Teucer was first exhibited at the Royal Academy as a lifesize plaster in 1881 and in bronze in 1882.
Apart from its natural aesthetic beauty, the tremendous strength in the modelling of the muscles and the capturing of an instant in time as the arrow is released, the work was a landmark in sculpture maintaining a perfect balance despite its revolutionary right angled form.
The subject of Teucer is taken from the Iliad, he was the archer who fired at Hector eight times, shown in this work he has just released his last arrow and is captured in that moment of intense concentration as he watches it fly towards its target.
www.victorianweb.org /victorian/sculpture/thornycroft/hamo1b.html   (363 words)

 Total War Center Forums - City of Horses
Teucer bit his lip nervously, and glanced up to where Odysseus sat in the neck of the horse, peering out through the secret eyeholes concealed in the beast’s mouth.
Teucer shifted uncomfortably, his elbow accidentally making contact with the warrior sitting crouched next to him, who bolted straight upright and took on a sudden fit of shivering.
Teucer saw that Odysseus and his troops had reached the gate before his men, and were already beginning to pull at the long ropes attached to it in many places.
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The Trojan Teucer was the son of the river god Scamander and the nymph Idaea, and was the first king of Troy.
Teucer the Greek was the son of Telamon, king of Salamis, and of Hesione, daughter of King Laomedon of Troy.
After the war Teucer was banished by his father because he had not prevented the death of Ajax, whereupon he sailed to the island of Cyprus and there founded another Salamis.
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 Daydream Believer
Teucer was so funny; he acted like a typical bush hero, until he got up on the horse.
Teucer made a show of not looking at it, and flicking it on the rump with the reins of the bridle as he unsaddled it.
Teucer stood alone, blinking and glaring at a mother and her small child as they jostled him aside to put their tickets through.
angelfire.com /rebellion/lifeless_love/daydream_believer/chapter09.html   (1274 words)

 Ajax 1, Greek Mythology Link - www.maicar.com
Teucer 1 was the son of Telamon by Hesione 2, a Trojan princess who was captured by his father and Heracles 1 during their own expedition against Troy (years before the Trojan War).
Telamon had a bastard son Teucer 1 by Hesione 2, daughter of king Laomedon 1 of Troy.
Teucer 1 was leader of the Salaminians against Troy [see ACHAEAN LEADERS]; he is counted among the SUITORS OF HELEN and among those who hid in the WOODEN HORSE.
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 The Iliad by Homer: Chapter 12 (continued) - The Literature Page
They went along inside the wall, and when they came to the tower where Menestheus was (and hard pressed indeed did they find him) the brave captains and leaders of the Lycians were storming the battlements as it were a thick dark cloud, fighting in close quarters, and raising the battle-cry aloud.
Then Teucer wounded Glaucus the brave son of Hippolochus as he was coming on to attack the wall.
Teucer hit him with an arrow on the band that bore the shield which covered his body, but Jove saved his son from destruction that he might not fall by the ships' sterns.
www.literaturepage.com /read.php?titleid=theiliad&abspage=174&reset=yes   (445 words)

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TEUCER I was wrong; I yielded to my anger more than I ought; my reason was, the hate all Hellas bears to that daughter of Zeus.
TEUCER Yea, so that not so much as one vestige of her walls is now to be seen.
TEUCER Menelaus caught her by the hair, and was for dragging her away.
classics.mit.edu /Euripides/helen.pl.txt   (12231 words)

 Letter Exchange Teucer Wilson
Teucer trained as a stonemason, architectural carver and lettercutter at Weymouth College, Dorset.
Although lettering is a passion, Teucer very much likes to use images in his work in conjunction with lettering, and exploring the materials in a more three dimensional way, drawing on his training as a mason and carver.
Teucer received a Crafts Council development award in 2001.
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Teucer successfully defeats Menelaus in a flyting exchange through a display of linguistic trumping and debunking.
Teucer’s flyting thus disrupts the chorus’ and the Atreids’ imagery and assumptions concerning ‘big’ and ‘small’ men.
Critics have suggested that Teucer’s approach is vulgar, incompetent and deliberately framed as inferior to Ajax’s awesomeness.
www.apaclassics.org /AnnualMeeting/03mtg/abstracts/HESK.html   (395 words)

 Ajax E-book by Sophocles
TEUCER (to the CHORUS) Never, friends, shall I marvel any more, If one of low birth acts injuriously, When they who are accounted nobly born Can utter such injurious calumnies.
TEUCER He may be bold of heart whose side right favours.
TEUCER And I once saw a fellow filled with folly, Who gloried scornfully in his neighbour's woes.
www.19.5degs.com /ebook/ajax/40/read   (10476 words)

 Ajax   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
After a choral interlude, a messenger reports that Ajax's brother Teucer landed and was jeered at by the Greeks.
Teucer sends word that Ajax must be kept under cover in his tent, but Ajax has already run off, and all are worried.
Menelaus arrives and is nasty about Ajax, but Teucer chews him out and it seems the vote regarding Achilles' armor was in fact manipulated somehow.
www.wsu.edu /~delahoyd/ajax.html   (428 words)

Teucer bids him as a suppliant embrace his father's body, and then hold in his hand locks of hair cut from the child, his mother and Teucer himself, as offerings to the dead:
Teucer declines his help, as perchance unwelcome to the dead; but he will ever esteem Odysseus for his generous spirit.
Like Antigone in her womanly tenderness, he, too, in his wild fashion seems in his last speech to feel the glory of the sun-light, from which he is departing.
www.theatrehistory.com /ancient/bates023.html   (1947 words)

 The bow
Agamemnon is thrilled as Teucer's arrows drop corpse after corpse; the King praises Teucer as the first of the Achaeans after himself, a position characteristically offered to warriors like Achilles.
Later, after the siege on Troy, Teucer will be banished from his homeland by his own father because he holds him responsible for Ajax's death.
The death of the best of the Greek heroes is associated too intimately with the fatal weapon; consequently the old man is ashamed of his son the archer, who is known throughout the land for using the fatal power of the bow in war.
www.wsu.edu /~hughesc/The_bow.html   (604 words)

 Dandalf the Dragon   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Teucer, as I’m sure all you classicists in the audience, congregation, whatever you are, will recall, was named after the archer in "The Iliad".
Teucer had brought samples of wonderful stones and we lined them up in the churchyard and stared.
Homer tells us that Teucer was " a good man in the close of standing combat" that he cried out when frustrated in battle "see how the divinity cuts across the intention".
dandalf.com /dandalf/NicholasClay4.html   (995 words)

Teucer saved his body from insult and brought Ajax's wife Tecmessa, a captive, and his son Eurysaces safely hom to Telamon, who cursed him anyway.
This play is a "prequel"; Sohocles had earlier written a wildly successful "Teucer in Salamis," in which the audience cheered for and wept over the maligned half brother sent into exile by his merciless father on his return.
Teucer's entrance: the Inheritor of the Spirit Teucer in Homer: Iliad, 8.
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 Salamis, Northern Cyprus
After landing on the northern shores on the beach of the Achaens, Teucer and his followers crossed the Karpas Peninsula and founded a township at the mouth of the Pedios River.
Teucer named the town Salamis after the island of his birth.
There was probably little development until around 1200BC when the inhabitants of the nearby city of Enkomi discovered that their harbour was silting up and it was essential to find new Access for shipping if the copper exports were not to suffer.
www.hotelsempati.com /Salamis_Northern_Cyprus.html   (410 words)

 Sophocles' Ajax   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Teucer, heeding the warnings of Calchas, has given orders to keep Ajax indoors: the wrath of Athena will vex him on this day only.
Teucer bids Tecmessa and son sit as suppliants by the corpse.
Agamemnon taunts Teucer, who responds by recalling the deeds of Ajax in defense of the Argives.
classics.uc.edu /~johnson/tragedy/summaries/ajax.html   (357 words)

 Spartan Run, Madman Run and Chicago Run   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Standing next to the open door, another arrow already notched to the green bow, was Teucer.
The shafts sped true, and the Spartans in the act of employing their guns toppled.
Teucer rotated and quickly clambered into the passenger seat, pulling the door shut just as a soldier ran from the east and swung a sword, the steel edge glancing off the virtually indestructible plastic.
www.chatlink.com /~drobbins/spartan.htm   (392 words)

 Teucer's WebLog : Ok I am back to blogging on asp.net ...
Teucer's WebLog : Ok I am back to blogging on asp.net...
I am a blogger at Geekswithblogs along with other cool guys like Jeff, Bill, Justin, Raj, Tejas,...
I love garfield and sometimes I am like him lazy to the core (it took me more than half hour+ to write this blog entry as I am mutlitasking so many things at one go and ofcourse feeling lazy ZZZZzzzzzzz).
weblogs.asp.net /teucer/archive/2004/03/26/96731.aspx   (300 words)

 House of Troy
Teucer was the son of the river-god Scamander and Idaea, a nymph of Mount Ida. He was the first king of Troad.
Not much is known about Teucer, except that he was the father of Bateia.
Grieving for his brother, Dardanus left Samothrace, and was welcomed by Teucer.
www.timelessmyths.com /classical/troy.html   (1704 words)

 Amazon.com: Teucer: Books   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
The House of Troy Teucer 1 Dardanus = Batea 1 Erichthonius 1 Tros ~ Ilus...
Megan- this dies beneath the spear of Euripylus.
The House of Troy Teucer Da,rdanus - Bslt,~es Erichthonius 1 Tros I I -I...
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 UNT Music Library: Virtual Rare Book Room, Rameau, Dardanus, 1744   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
The first act sets up the conflict emotions that Iphise, daughter of Teucer, feels toward her father’s enemy, Dardanus.
Although Iphise is in love with Dardanus, she learns from Teucer that she will marry Antenor, who is siding with her Phrygian father in the war.
In the final act, Teucer relents and permits Dardanus to marry Iphise, after Dardanus expresses that he would rather die than be without his beloved.
www.library.unt.edu /music/virtual/Rameau_Dardanus/plot.html   (281 words)

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