Definition of Achates in English:


Syllabification: A·cha·tes
Pronunciation: /əˈkādēz
Greek & Roman Mythology
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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Word of the day demoralize
Pronunciation: dəˈmôrəˌlīz
cause (someone) to lose confidence or hope; dispirit