Periclymenus

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In Greek mythology, the name Periclymenus[pronunciation?] (Ancient Greek: Περικλύμενος) may refer to:

In Popular Culture[edit]

In The Son of Neptune, the second book in the Heroes of Olympus series, Frank Zhang is a descendant of Periclymenus, so he has the same ability to shape-shift.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Homer, Odyssey, 11. 285, Hesiod, Catalogue of Women fr. 33(a).
  2. ^ Apollonius Rhodius, Argonautica, 1. 156
  3. ^ Hyginus, Fabulae, 14
  4. ^ Gaius Valerius Flaccus, Argonautica, 1. 388
  5. ^ Argonautica Orphica, 155
  6. ^ Ovid, Metamorphoses. Book 12, 556.
  7. ^ Pseudo-Apollodorus, Bibliotheca 1. 9. 9 & 2. 7. 3
  8. ^ Hyginus, Fabulae, 10
  9. ^ Nonnus, Dionysiaca, 43. 247
  10. ^ Pausanias, Description of Greece, 2. 18. 8
  11. ^ Pseudo-Apollodorus, Bibliotheca 3. 6. 8.
  12. ^ Pindar, Nemean Ode 9. 57 ff with scholia
  13. ^ Pausanias, Description of Greece, 9. 18. 6
  14. ^ Pseudo-Apollodorus, Bibliotheca, Epitome of Book 4, 7. 26 - 30