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(Ἀγήνωρ; Agḗnōr). Name of various mythical figures. The best-known A.s:

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[1] King in Sidon or Tyre

King in Sidon or Tyre, Argive origin through descent from Io, son of Poseidon and Libye (Schol. Hom. Il. 1,42) or son of Bel…

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“Agenor”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 22 March 2023 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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