Ismenus

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In Greek mythology, the name Ismenus (Ἰσμηνός) may refer to:

  • Ismenus or Ismenius, son of Apollo and the Oceanid Melia, brother of the seer Tenerus, and an alternate eponym of River Ismenus, which is said to have previously been known as Ladon.[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hyginus, Fabulae, Preface
  2. ^ Nonnus, Dionysiaca, 44. 10
  3. ^ Callimachus, Hymn 4 to Delos, 77
  4. ^ Ovid, Metamorphoses, 3. 169
  5. ^ Statius, Thebaid, 9. 315 - 524
  6. ^ Bibliotheca 3. 12. 6
  7. ^ Diodorus Siculus, Library of History, 4. 72. 1
  8. ^ Pausanias, Description of Greece, 9. 10. 6