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Achates Line breaks: Acha|tes
Pronunciation: /əˈkeɪtiːz/
Greek & Roman Mythology

Definition of Achates in English:

A companion of Aeneas. His loyalty to his friend was so exemplary as to become proverbial, hence the term fidus Achates (‘faithful Achates’).

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