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(Μαρσύας; Marsýas).

[German version]

[1] Phrygian rivergod and Celaenae's god of protection

Phrygian river god and Celaenae's god of protection, represented as satyr or silenus. The name is derived from a toponym that can be found repeatedly through…

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Visser, Edzard (Basle), Badian, Ernst (Cambridge, MA), Nissen, Hans Jörg (Berlin), Ziegler, Konrat (Göttingen) and Sonnabend, Holger (Stuttgart), “Marsyas”, 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 25 July 2021 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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