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Agamemnon's herald (Iliad 1. 320). For some reason his name remains familiar in later writings, while his comrade Eurybates is forgotten. He was the eponym of a herald-clan at Sparta, the Talthybiadae (see Herodotus 7. 134. 1). See Spartan cults.

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