Ilus sentence example
- It was said that Zeus threw it down from heaven when Ilus was founding the city of Ilium, Odysseus and Diomedes carried it off from the temple of Athena, and thus made the capture of Troy possible.
- LAOMEDON, in Greek legend, son of Ilus, king of Troy and father of Podarces (Priam).
- Ascanius was also called Ilus and Iulus, and the Julian gens claimed to be descended from him.
- After her amour with Zeus, Electra fled to the Palladium as a suppliant, but Athena, enraged that it had been touched by one who was no longer a maiden, flung Electra and the image from heaven to earth, where it was found by Ilus, and taken by him to Ilium; according to another tradition, Electra herself took it to Ilium, and gave it to her son Dardanus (Schol.