Odysseus(redirected from Ulysess)
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n. Greek Mythology
The king of Ithaca, a leader of the Greeks in the Trojan War, who reached home after ten years of wandering.
(Classical Myth & Legend) Greek myth one of the foremost of the Greek heroes at the siege of Troy, noted for his courage and ingenuity. His return to his kingdom of Ithaca was fraught with adventures in which he lost all his companions and he was acknowledged by his wife Penelope only after killing her suitors. Roman name: Ulysses
O•dys•se•us(oʊˈdɪs i əs, oʊˈdɪs yus)
a legendary king of Ithaca, one of the heroes of the Iliad and protagonist of the Odyssey.Latin, Ulysses.