Paeon (son of Endymion)

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This article is about the son of Endymion. For other uses, see Paean (disambiguation).

Paeon[pronunciation?] (Ancient Greek: Παίων, gen.: Παίονος) in Greek mythology was a son of Endymion, king of Elis, and brother of Epeius, Aetolus, and Eurycyda; from whom the district of Paeonia, on the Axius river in Macedonia, was believed to have derived its name.[1]

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  1. ^ Pausanias, 5.1; Smith "Paeon" 3..

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 This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainSmith, William, ed. (1870). "article name needed". Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology.