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Ajax: son of Telamon (2H6 V. i. 26), one of the Greek heroes in the Trojan war, taken as the type of the dull-witted warrior (Lr. II. ii. 132; cf. Troil. II. i. 1-59); with pun on ‘a jakes’ LLL. V. ii. 578.
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