Αυτομεδων

Achilles' charioteer and his comrade in battle. He came to Troy at the head of ten ships, a contingent of Scyros, and he played an active part in the fighting before Troy. After Achilles' death, he continued to serve under his son, Pyrrhus-Neoptolemus, and took part in the capture of the city.

{E2 DICTIONARY OF CLASSICAL MYTHOLOGY}

Table of Sources:
- Hom. Il. 9, 209; 16, 145ff.; 19, 395ff.; 23, 563ff.; 24, 473; 574; 625
- Ovid, Ars Am. 2, 738
- Hyg. Fab. 97
- Virgil, Aen. 2, 476

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