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- Elatus, a Lapith chieftain of Larissa, Thessaly. He was the father, by Hippeia, of Caeneus, Polyphemus, Ischys who was beloved by Coronis, and a daughter Dotia, possibly the eponym of Dotion (Dotium) in Thessaly (see also Dotis).
- Elatus, a Centaur, killed during a battle with Heracles by a poisoned arrow that passed through his arm and continued to wound Chiron in the knee.
- The asteroid 31824 Elatus is named after this figure.
- Elatus, a son of Arcas, brother of Apheidas and Azan. He was allotted by Arcas the region of then-nameless Mount Cyllene as his domain, but afterwards migrated to the region which later became known as Phocis, and assisted the local inhabitants in the war against the Phlegyans; he was renowned as founder and eponym of the city Elatea. An image of him was carved on a stele in the marketplace of Elatea. He married Laodice (daughter of Cinyras) and became by her father of Stymphalus, Pereus, Aepytus, Ischys, and Cyllen.
- Ovid, Metamorphoses, 12. 497
- Apollonius Rhodius, Argonautica, 1. 40
- Hyginus, Fabulae, 14
- Pseudo-Apollodorus, Bibliotheca, 3. 10. 3
- Scholia on Pindar, Pythian Ode 3. 31 (55)
- Stephanus of Byzantium s. v. Dotion
- Pseudo-Apollodorus, Bibliotheca, 2. 5. 4
- Homer, Odyssey, 22. 268
- Pausanias, Description of Greece, 8. 4. 4.
- Pausanias, Description of Greece, 10. 34. 6
- Pseudo-Apollodorus, Bibliotheca, 3. 9. 1; Pausanias, Description of Greece, 8. 4. 4.
- Homer, Iliad, 6. 33
- Pseudo-Apollodorus, Bibliotheca, 3. 6. 8
- Hyginus, Fabulae, 71
- Scholia on Apollonius Rhodius, Argonautica, 1. 120
- Hyginus, Fabulae, 128
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