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The Odyssey

The Odyssey

by Homer

Eidothea

Character Analysis

A nymph who comes into play in Menelaos’s story to Telemachos about that one time he was stranded on an island. It was Eidothea who advised him to capture Proteus, the god of the island, to discern how to escape.

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