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Amphius
(81 words)

(Ἄμφιος; Ámphios).

[German version]

[1] Son of the seer Merops of Percote

A. and Adrestus, sons of the seer Merops of Percote, fought in the Trojan war against his will and were slain by Diomedes (Hom. Il. 2,828-834; 11,328-334).

[German version]

[2] Son of Selagos from Paesus

Son of Selagos from Paesus, killed by Telamonian Ajax (Hom. Il. 5,612; Tzetz. Allegoriae Iliadis Proleg. 812) [1].

Bibliography

1 O. Tauchefen, LIMC 1.1, 318, no. 24.

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Graf, Fritz (Columbus, OH), “Amphius”, 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 26 September 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e118770>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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