Son of Daedalus
Son of Daedalus . Held captive on Crete by Minos, Daedalus builds a pair of wings each for himself and I., which they use to escape Minos. However, I., despite the warnings of his father, comes too close to the sun; this melts the wax in his wings, he crashes near the island of Icarus /Icaria and drowns. Daedalus (or Hercules, Apollod. 2,132) buries him; the island and the sea around it are named after I.
The well-known version of the story is formulated in Ov. Met.…