Mimas (Aeneid)

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Mimas (Ancient Greek: Μίμας) was a Greek mythological character who appears in Virgil's Aeneid. He was the son of Amycus and Theano. A noble Trojan, he accompanied Aeneas to Italy, where he was killed by Mezentius.


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