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Diores
(130 words)

(Διώρης; Diṓrēs).

[German version]

[1] Son of Amarynceus

Son of  Amarynceus [1]. One of the four leaders of the Epeians from Elis who went to Troy. He was killed by the Thracian Peirous (Hom. Il. 2,622; 4,517; Paus. 5,3,4).

Bibliography

W. Kullmann, Die Quellen der Ilias, Hermes ES 14, 1960, 98 and 162

E. Visser, Homers Katalog der Schiffe, 1997, 569-573.

[German version]

[2] Father of Automedon

Father of  Automedon, chariot driver to Achilles and Patroclus (Hom. Il. 17,429).

Cite this page
Bloch, René (Berne), “Diores”, 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 20 October 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e320710>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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