Achaeans

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Achaeans

A Greek people whom Homer identifies as the besiegers of Troy. Their capital was Mycenae.
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as by your own grief, when some armed Akhaian / takes you in tears, your free life stripped away" (156).
Meanwhile the more sophisticated audience on Ithaka has already graduated to songs dealing with the returns of the Akhaian heroes from the war.