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Pedasus
(231 words)

(Πήδασος; Pḗdasos).

[German version]

[1] Trojan

Trojan, son of the nymph Abarbaree and of Laomedon's illegitimate son Bucolion; together with his brother Aesepus, he is killed by Euryalus [1] (Hom. Il. 6,20ff.).

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[2] Horse of Achilleus [1]

Horse of Achilles [1], captured during the conquest of Thebes (at the foot of the Placus in the Troad); while being led into battle by Patroclus as an ancillary horse alongside Achilles…

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Stoevesandt, Magdalene (Basle) and Schwertheim, Elmar (Münster), “Pedasus”, 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 05 August 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e911400>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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