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Thymoetes
(147 words)

(Θυμοίτης/Thymoítēs).

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[1] Son of Laomedon

Son of Laomedon [1], brother of Priamus, Trojan dēmogérōn ('elder of the people'; Diod. 3,67,5). In Verg. Aen. 3,32 the first to advise pulling the Wooden Horse into the city, according to Serv. Ad loc. in revenge for Priam's killing his wife and son, who had been born on the same day as Paris, because of a prophesy of disaster.

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[2] Son of Oxyntes

Son of Oxyntes, the last Thesid, king of Athens (Paus. 2,18,9). T. bec…

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Goldhahn, Tobias, “Thymoetes”, 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 10 May 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e1213070>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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