A list of all the characters in the iliad the the iliad characters covered include: achilles, agamemnon (also called “atrides”) , patroclus, odysseus, diomedes (also called “tydides”), great ajax, little ajax, nestor, menelaus, idomeneus, machaon, calchas, peleus, phoenix, the myrmidons, hector, priam, hecuba, paris (also known as.
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Hector is the mightiest warrior in the trojan army although he meets his match in achilles, he wreaks havoc on the achaean army during achilles’ period of absencehe leads the assault that finally penetrates the achaean ramparts, he is the first and only trojan to set fire to an achaean ship, and he kills patroclus.
The iliad (/ ˈ ɪ l i ə d / ancient hector enters the city, urges prayers and sacrifices, incites paris to battle, bids his wife andromache and son astyanax. Hector: hector, in greek legend, is represented as an ideal warrior in the iliad and is the eldest son of the trojan king priam.