Nestor - in ancient sources @ attalus.org
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- son of Neleus; king of Pylus at the time of the Trojan war
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ave had sons as great in Nestor or in Ulysses, high orname
noble Homer, would Nestor say to this - Nestor, whom you
ous old woman, who makes Nestor no longer the oldest of
c.}. She is a very Nestor & ; I even think that Zeus came
men's life. Longer life is for Nestor, and even Nestor wen
great effort, but that Nestor alone could do so without
men sleep with women, such as Nestor and Phoenix. For the
Thrasymedes the son of Nestor, having taken an axe, slay
speech to Ulysses, and Nestor (one of whom he celebrates
urned the King of Pylos, Nestor, hoary after three generat
full health.  Nestor, you know, the wisest of the Ach
ing infantile games with Nestor and Priam, cast me not lit
ong mortals by his harp, Nestor by the skill of his sweet-
(*) & Iliad i.249, describing Nestor. (**) & Pliny may
102; the words of Diomedes to Nestor.  & To Tacitus.
ound learning, he was surnamed Nestor. Caecilius, in a tra
as a noble commander, a Nestor in counsel, and in battle
of Tarsus - a Stoic philosopher, 1st century B.C.
year as a hero. Nestor, the Stoic from Tarsus, the tuto
- author of a book about the theatre
to eat sitting down, as Nestor tells us in his Theatrical
- a guard of Alexander, king of Epirus, 3rd century B.C.
nst her life, and bribed Nestor, one of Alexander's guards
- in documents
ius Alexander [slave of . . .] Nestor [slave of . . .]
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