Chalcodon

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In Greek mythology, the name Chalcodon (Ancient Greek: Χαλκώδων, gen.: Χαλκώδοντος) may refer to:

  • Chalcodon of Cos, who wounded Heracles in a battle which arose when the Coans mistook Heracles for a pirate.[6] Also known as Chalcon.[7]
  • Chalcodon, a son of Aegyptus, who married and was killed by Rhodia, daughter of Danaus.[8]

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  1. ^ Eustathius on Iliad, 281. 43
  2. ^ Pausanias, Description of Greece, 8. 15. 6 - 7
  3. ^ Pausanias, Description of Greece, 9. 19. 3
  4. ^ Scholia on Euripides, Medea, 673
  5. ^ Athenaeus, Banquet of the Learned, 13. p. 556
  6. ^ Pseudo-Apollodorus, Bibliotheca 2. 7. 1
  7. ^ Theocritus, Idylls, 7. 6
  8. ^ Pseudo-Apollodorus, Bibliotheca 2. 1. 5
  9. ^ Pausanias, Description of Greece, 6. 21. 11