(Κῆρυξ; Kêryx). Progenitor of the priestly lineage of Ceryces officiating in Eleusis, according to whom he was the son of Hermes and one of the three daughters of Cecrops, Aglaurus , Herse or Pandrosus; according to another genealogy, he was the son of Eumolpus (schol. Soph. OC 1053).
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Michel, Raphael (Basle),
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 19 September 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e613370>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510