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King of Ithaca
Odysseus
takes part in the Trojan War on the side of Agamemnon.
Odysseus
wife of Odysseus and the patient mother of Telemachos
Penelope
Odysseus' son
Telemachos
The goddess of wisdom and the daughter of Zeus.
Athena
Odysseus' champion amongst the gods
Athena
The King of Pylos. He had fought on the side of Agamemnon in the Trojan War.
Nestor
The King of Sparta
Menelaus
The Trojan War was fought to rescue his wife, Helen, who was abducted by Paris.
Menelaus
The wife of Menelaus
Helen
The most vociferous and proud of the suitors
Antinous
He plots Telemachus' death and often leads the suitors in their mistreatment of Odysseus and his household.
Antinous
Another outspoken and powerful suitor. In Book 22, he begs Odysseus for forgiveness on behalf of all the suitors.
Eurymachus
in the guise of Mentes, ruler of the Taphians___
encourages Telemachos to go in search of news about his father.
Athena
Ithacan who is loyal to Odysseus. When Odysseus departed, he had given charge of his house to this man.
Mentor
The other five sons of Nestor at Gerenia, who help their father in looking after the guest,Telemachus.
Echephron, Stratius, Perseus, Aretus, Thrasymedes
Nestor's wife, eldest of the daughters of Clymenus.
Eurydice
The youngest daughter of Nestor. She bathes Telemachus when he stays at her father's house in Pylos.
Polycaste
Son of Orsilochus and ruler of Pherae. Telemachus and Peisistratus stop at his place for the night on their way to and from Sparta.
Diocles