ILIONEUS

ΙΛΙΟΝΕΥΣ

1. A son of Amphion and Niobe, whom Apollo would have liked to save, because he was praying; but the arrow was no longer under the control of the god. (Ov. Met. vi. 261; NIOBE.)

2. A Trojan, son of Phorbas, was killed by Peneleus. (Horn. Il. xiv. 489, &c.)

3. One of the companions of Aeneas. (Virg. Aen. i. 120.)

4. A Trojan who was slain by Diomedes. (Q. Smyrn. xviii. 180.)