O. is usually considered to be the son of the Muse Calliope  and the Thracian king Oeagrus, more rarely of Apollo (Apollod. 1,14f.; schol. Pind. Pyth. 4,313a Dr. = FGrH 12 F 6a; Apoll. Rhod. 1,24f. with schol.). Also indicating a proximity to the Muses is that Pieria (Pierides) is someti…
Cite this page
DNP-Gruppe Kiel (Kiel),
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 March 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e901260>