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(Μέρμερος; Mérmeros).

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[1] Trojan

Trojan, killed by Antilochus (Hom. Il. 14,513).

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[2] Father of the mythical King Ilus of Ephyre

Father of a mythical king, Ilius of Ephyre in Thesprotia, visited by Odysseus (Hom. Od. 1,259f.).

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[3] A son of Jason [1] and Medea

One of the two sons of Jason [1] and Medea. He and his brother Pheres are killed by their mother in revenge on Jason (Eur. Med.)…

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Käppel, Lutz (Kiel), “Mermerus”, 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 30 June 2022 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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