Flashcards in The Aeneid Book II Test Deck (26)
Who was the greatest warrior in the Greek army at Troy?
Who was Aeneas's father?
___ was the son of Aeneas who was destined to inherit the Italian realm and also went by Iulius.
___ was a Greek priest and seer who was with the army at Troy.
___ was the Trojan princess with the gift of prophecy but the curse that her prophecy would never be believed by anyone. She was the daughter of Priam and Hecuba.
___ was an ally of Troy who loves Cassandra and fight alongside Aeneas in the last battle of Troy.
Who were the Danaans?
Who were the Dardanians?
___ is the son of Tydeus and one of the most important Greek chieftains at Troy. He also captured the swift horses of Aeneas, preventing fulfillment of the oracle that if these horses were to feed and drink at Troy, the city could never be taken.
Who is Priam's queen?
Who is the Trojan priest of Neptune?
___ is the goddess of wisdom who allegedly sent serpents to attack Laocoon after he disgraced the wooden horse presented by the Greeks.
A(n) ___ is a Greek soldier who was led by Achilles.
___ is the god of the sea who built the walls of Troy but then became an enemy of Troy when Laomedon refused to pay him his reward. He nevertheless befriended Aeneas.
___ was an image of Minerva upon which the safety of Troy depended. It was stolen from the temple of Pallas by Ulysses and Diomedes.
Who was the Trojan priest of Apollo?
What were the household gods called?
What was the name given by Aeneas to his city in Crete?
___ was a Greek word meaning bright or radiant. This title was given to Apollo.
___ was the son of Priam who was slain by Pyrrhus.
Who is the son of Laomedon and king of Troy?
___ was the son of Achilles who killed Polites and Priam on the last night of Troy.
___ was the Greek who infiltrated Troy by telling a story of how he fled. He later released the Greeks from the wooden horse.
___ is a small island in the Aegean Sea near Troy.
___ was an epithet of Minerva?