Capys

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In Greek mythology, Capys (/ˈkpɨs/; Ancient Greek: Κάπυς) was a name attributed to three individuals:

According to Roman sources, in the Etruscan language the word capys meant "hawk" or "falcon" (or possibly "eagle" or "vulture").

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  1. ^ Virgil Aeneid 10.145
Legendary titles
Preceded by
Atys
King of Alba Longa Succeeded by
Capetus Silvius