Was Paris named after Paris of Troy?

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No. It was named after the Latin name of the local tribe, the Parisii.
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How did Paris meet Helen of Troy?

When Paris heard about Helen, he decided to go to see her. Then they fell in love, and Paris stole Helen. When Menelaus heard about it, he collected all of Helen's lovers, and

Who was Prince Paris of Troy?

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Who is Paris from troy?

He is one of the princes of troy, who, by the help of Aphrodite, trickes Helena, the queen of Sparta, into being his lover in Troy.

Is Paris the prince of Troy?

Yes. He is the son of King Priam and Queen Hecuba. But because he was predicted to be the cause of Troy's demise, they abandoned him on Mount Ida. There, he lived as a simple
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Was Helen of troy in love with Paris of troy?

The Iliad says yes. It should be noted, however, that the only reason that she did is because Aphrodite forced her to. She was the promised gift for Paris awarding the Golden
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Why is prince paris of troy famous?

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