Brill’s New Pauly

Get access
Search Results: | 107 of 165 |

(133 words)

(Δάσκυλος; Dáskylos).

[German version]

[1] Son of Tantalus and Anthemoisia

Son of Tantalus and Anthemoisia, father of Lycus, king of the Mariandyni in Bithynia (schol. Apoll. Rhod. 2,724; 752). D. or his son Lycus amiably received  Heracles as a guest during his travels when he was searching for Hippolyte's belt. In return, Hercules helped them to subjugate the neighbouring peoples (Apoll. Rhod. 2,775-791; Apollod. 2,100).

[German version]

[2] Son of Lycus

Son of Lycus…

Cite this page
Bloch, René (Berne), “Dascylus”, 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 12 May 2021 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

▲   Back to top   ▲