|From the story - The Odyssey|
|Of the tradition - Greek Oral Poetry|
|Role in story - Tells Telemachus that Odysseus's location is unknown|
Nestor is the King of Pylos and a former warrior in the Trojan War. Like Odysseus, Nestor is known as a clever speaker. Telemachus visits him in Book 3 to ask about his father, but Nestor knows little of Odysseus's whereabouts.
Ithaca Residents: Odysseus - Telemachus - Penelope - Eumaeus - Eurycleia -