boy of Odysseus.
Name Origin: Greek
Name Gender: Male
son of Odysseus and Penelope, from Latinized type of Greek Telemakhos, literally "fighting from afar," from tele "from afar" (see tele-) + makhe "a battle, battle" (see -machy).
The son of Odysseus and Penelope as informed in Homers Oddysey
The aged Laertes is set aside; the young Telemachus does not succeed as a matter of course.