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In Greek and Roman Mythologies

Who was Neoptolemus?

Neoptolemus was the son of the warriorAchilles and the princess Deidamia in Greek mythology, and also themythical progenitor of the ruling dynasty of the Molossians ofancient ( Full Answer )
In Greek and Roman Mythologies

Why did neoptolemus kill priam?

It could be revenge (as well as a part of theTrojan war) as Achilles the father of Neoptolemus was killed in thewar with Troy by Paris the son of Priam. Priam's death is grap ( Full Answer )
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Why did neoptolemus kill astyanax?

Astyanax was the son of Hector, son of Priam king of Troy. If hewere allowed to live, it was feared he would avenge his father andrebuild Troy.