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Odyssey Character ID's book 13-24

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Eumaeus
Old swineherd and friend of Odysseus
Theoclymenus
Great seer from Argos. Asks Telemachus where he's from.
Amphinomus
Only decent suitor wanting to marry Penelope
Melanthius
Goat herd, attacks and abuses odysseus, tortured in the storage room
Argos
Odysseus's dog
Arnaeus
Ithican beggar nicknamed Irus
Melantho
Sister of Melanthius and maidservant, abuses the beggar in the palace
Eurycleia
Odysseus's old nurse
Autolycos
Odysseus' maternal grandpa, names Odysseus. Odysseus visits him and goes hunting for boars and receives a scar on his foot.
Philoetius
Cowherd loyal to Odysseus
Leodes
Suitor with prophetic power, killed by Odysseus
Phemius
A bard that was saved by Telemachus when Odysseus was killing the suitors
Medon
Servant forced to serve the suitors, but is still true to Odysseus
Laertes
Odysseus' father
Eupithes
Father of Antinous, he leads the suitors' families and friends who seek revenge for the slaughter and is killed by Laertes