princess of Phaeacia who finds Odysseus and helps him
Faithful swineheard of Odysseus.
Father of Antinous, he leads the suitors' families and friends who seek revenge for the slaughter and is killed by Laertes
Odysseus' dog who dies when he spots Odysseus as a beggar
king of phaeacia
home of king nestor, telemachus goes here to seek his father
The aged and loyal servant who nursed Odysseus and Telemachus when they were babies. Eurycleia is well informed about palace intrigues and serves as confidante to her masters. She keeps Telemachus's journey secret from Penelope, and she later keeps Odysseus's identity a secret after she recognizes a scar on his leg.