A suggestive hero name (‘Defender’), which occurs in various genealogies.
 Figure from the Odyssee: servant of Menelaus
Father (Schol. Hom. Od. 4,22) or uncle (Pherecyd. FGrH 3 F 132) of Eteoneus, servant of Menelaus (Hom. Od. 4,22) and Iphiloche (Echemela), whom Megapenthes, Menelaus' son by a slave woman, married (Hom. Od. 4,10); he was son of Argeius and Hegesandra (Pherecydes loc. cit.).