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Arges
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(Ἄργης; Árgēs). One of the three  Cyclopes, along with Brontes (brontḗ, ‘thunder’) and Steropes (steropḗ, ‘lightening’). His name comes from argḗs, a stock expression for lightening (Hes. Theog. 140; Apollod. 1,1).

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Graf, Fritz (Columbus, OH), “Arges”, 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 08 August 2022 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e134370>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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