Coon


Coon

COON, ónis, Græc. Κόων, ωνος, ( Tab. XXXI.) Antenors ältester Sohn, ein gar tapferer Soldat, verwundete den Agamemnon selbst durch die Hand, als er dessen Bruder, Iphidamas, erleget hatte. Indem er aber diesen noch darzu bey dem einen Beine wegschleppen wollte, und höchlich dabey um Hülfe rief, so kam ihm Agamemnon wieder über den Hals, und hieb ihm den Kopf über dem Iphidamas herunter, nachdem er ihn vorher mit dem Spieße verwundet hatte Homer. Il Λ. v. 248.


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