Definition of Memnon in English:

Memnon

Line breaks: Mem¦non
Pronunciation: /ˈmɛmnɒn
 
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Greek Mythology
  • An Ethiopian king who went to Troy to help Priam, his uncle, and was killed.

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elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody