Antinous

Greek - A suitor of Penelope. Son of Eupeithes. One of the gang of suitors who settled themselves in Penelope's house when her husband Odysseus was fighting at Troy. He owned a magic mirror, given to him by Hephaestus, which showed the past, the present and the future. He gave it to Penelope. He was the first to be killed when Odysseus returned. In some accounts, called Antinous.
Greek - A handsome slave. He became a favourite of the emperor Hadrian. When Antinous drowned Hadrian declared him a god. Sometimes known as Antinous.

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