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Echemmon
(89 words)

(Ἐχέμμων; Echémmōn).

[German version]

[1] Son of Priamus

A son of Priamus. He was killed at the same time as his brother Chromius [3] of Diomedes (Hom. Il. 5,160; Apollod. 3,153).

Bibliography

P. Wathelet, Dictionnaire des Troyens de l'Iliade, vol. 1, 1988, 557f.

[German version]

[2] Nabataean

A Nabataean who was killed by Perseus (Ov. Met. 5,163; 176). Ovid at this point adopts the Homeric motif from Hom. Il. 5,159-165 (cf. E. [1]).

Bibliography

F. Bömer, P. Ovidius Naso, Met. B. 4-5 …

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Bloch, René (Berne), “Echemmon”, 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 15 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e325850>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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