Thestor (mythology)

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In Greek mythology, Thestor (Ancient Greek: Θέστωρ) is a name that may refer to:

  • Thestor, father of Alcmaon (not to be confused with Alcmaeon). His son fought at Troy and was killed by Sarpedon with a spear.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Scholia on Apollonius Rhodius, Argonautica, 1. 139
  2. ^ Tzetzes, Homeric Allegories, Prologue, 639
  3. ^ Homer, Iliad, 1. 69
  4. ^ Hyginus, Fabulae, 190
  5. ^ Quintus Smyrnaeus, Fall of Troy, 3. 229
  6. ^ Homer, Iliad 14. 444; 16. 401
  7. ^ Homer, Iliad, 12. 394