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Periclymenus
(108 words)

(Περικλύμενος/Periklýmenos, Latin Periclymenus).

[German version]

[1] Epithet of Pluto

Epithet of Pluto (Hesych. s.v. Π.).

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[2] Son of Poseidon

Son of Poseidon. In the war of the Seven against Thebes he kills Parthenopaeus (Eur. Phoen. 1156ff.; Apollod. 3,75).

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[3] Son of Neleus and Chloris

Son of Neleus [1] and Chloris [4] (Hom. Od. 11,281ff.). Took part in the campaign of the Argonautai (Apoll. Rhod. 1,56ff.). Desp…

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Käppel, Lutz (Kiel), “Periclymenus”, 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 22 June 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e914010>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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