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ACHATES

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Originally appearing in Volume V01, Page 142 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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ACHATES, the companion of Aeneas in Virgil's Aeneid. The expression " fidus Achates " has become proverbial for a loyal and devoted companion.
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