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(Ἕλωρος; Hélōros).

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[1] Ally of the Trojan Telephus

Son of the river god Ister and brother of Actaeus; as an ally of the Trojan  Telephus, he fell in the battle of the Mysians against the Achaeans (Philostr. Heroicus 23,13f.,157).


A. Bettini, s.v. Aktaios II, LIMC 1.1, 470f.

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[2] River in eastern Sicily

River in eastern Sicily, modern Tellaro. It has its origin near Palazzolo and flows into the mar…

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Schulte-Altedorneburg, Jörg (Marburg) and Falco, Giulia (Athens), “Helorus”, 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 22 January 2021 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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