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apple of discord in Greek mythology, a golden apple that caused jealous discord among three goddesses and indirectly led to the Trojan War. [1/2 definitions]
Helen of Troy in Greek legend and The Iliad, the beautiful woman of Sparta whose abduction started the Trojan War.
Menelaus in Greek mythology, king of Sparta during the Trojan War, brother to Agamemnon, and husband to Helen of Troy.
odyssey (cap.) the epic poem by the ancient Greek poet Homer recounting the adventures of Odysseus on his long voyage home from the Trojan Wars. [1/2 definitions]
Paris in Greek mythology, the Trojan prince whose abduction of Helen caused the Trojan War. [1/2 definitions]
Troilus in The Iliad, a Trojan warrior, who also appears as the lover of a Trojan woman in medieval romances and Troilus and Cressida by William Shakespeare.
Trojan horse in Greek mythology, a huge wooden horse by means of which the Greeks besieging Troy cunningly gained entrance to and overran the city, ending the Trojan War. [1/2 definitions]
Troy an ancient city in northwestern Asia Minor that was the site of the Trojan War.