Name: Briseis

Origin and Meaning of the Name Briseis

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    (BRISS ee iss)
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    In Greek mythology, Briseis was a Trojan widow taken by Achilles as spoils of war. Her removal from his possession by Agamemnon led to his withdrawal from combat in the Trojan war.

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