A herald of the Greeks at Troy, whose voice was as loud as that of fifty other men together.
His name has become proverbial for any one who screams or shouts with an unusually loud voice.
- Homer. Iliad v, 783.
- Juvenal. Satires, xiii, 112.
- Smith, William. (1870). Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology. London: Taylor, Walton, and Maberly.
This article incorporates text from Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology (1870) by William Smith, which is in the public domain.