Meaning of Meleager

Mel•e•a•ger

Pronunciation: (mel"ē-ā'jur), [key]
— n.
  1. fl. 1st centuryb.c.,Greek epigrammatist.
  2. the heroic son of Althaea, an Argonaut, and the slayer of the Calydonian boar. Cf.
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