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Corythus
(196 words)

(Κόρυθος, Kórythos).

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[1] Epiclesis of Apollo

 Epiclesis of Apollo, see Kory(n)thos.

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[2] Eponym of the Corytheís deme in Tegea

 Eponym of the Corytheís deme in Tegea (Paus. 8,45,1).

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[3] Tyrrhenian king

Son of Zeus and  Electra [3], the daughter of Atlas. Tyrrhenian king. Founder of C. (or Cortona or Cora: Plin. HN 3,5,63), …

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Zingg, Reto (Basle), “Corythus”, 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 30 November 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e620850>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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