Oxyntes

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Oxyntes (Greek: Οξύντης) was a mythical king of Athens, son of Demophon (and therefore grandson of Theseus). He had two sons, Apheidas and Thymoetes, who succeeded him, one another, in the throne. Thymoetes was the last descendant of Theseus on the Athenian throne.[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pausanias, Description of Greece, 2. 18. 9
  2. ^ Tzetzes, Chiliades, 1. 180-182
Regnal titles
Preceded by
Demophon
King of Athens Succeeded by
Apheidas