an arcadian hero whose daughter, philao, was seduced by hercules.
(in the iliad) a son of laerces who was a captain of the myrmidons under patroclus.
historical examples

there is also a branch that lieth folded and wreathed into circles, like to the wreath of alcimedon.
chronicles (1 of 6): the description of britaine raphaell holinshed

health i accept, alcimedon,—discretion to them that need it!
andromache gilbert murray

go in peace, when he has lifted his spear against alcimedon!
andromache gilbert murray

this thing shames you not; even alcimedon deemed it wise and honourable.
andromache gilbert murray

at last he found a helper in a comrade named alcimedon, and handing the reins to him he dismounted himself to fight on foot.
stories from the iliad h. l. havell

the old knight phoenix was captain of the fourth company, and alcimedon, n-ble son of laerceus of the fifth.
the iliad homer

alcimedon sprang on to the chariot, and caught up the whip and reins, while automedon leaped from off the car.
the iliad homer

alcimedon, did yonder woman ever do helen any great wrong, anything meet for vengeance?
andromache gilbert murray

the fourth, the aged knight phnix commanded; and alcimedon, the ill-strious son of larceus, the fifth.
the iliad of homer (1873) homer

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