Clytius

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Clytius (Greek: Κλυτίος), also spelled Klythios, Klytios, Clytios, and Klytius, is the name of multiple people in Greek mythology:

To these can be added several figures not mentioned in extant literary sources and only known from various vase paintings:[26][27]

  • Clytius, a companion of Peleus present at the wrestling match between Peleus and Atalanta
  • Clytius, an arms-bearer of Tydeus present at the scene of murder of Ismene, on a vase from Corinth
  • Clytius, a barbarian-looking participant of a boar hunt, possibly the Calydonian hunt, on the Petersburg vase #1790
  • Clytius, a man standing in front of the enthroned Hygieia, on a vase by the Meidias Painter
  • Clytius, an epithet of Apollo, in an inscription

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pseudo-Apollodorus, Bibliotheca 1. 6. 2
  2. ^ Imrė Trenčeni-Valdapfelis (1972). „Mitologija“.
  3. ^ Scholia on Aeneid, 2. 82
  4. ^ Scholia on Iliad, 18. 483
  5. ^ Pausanias, Description of Greece, 2. 6. 5 - 6
  6. ^ Ovid, Metamorphoses, 5. 140
  7. ^ Nonnus, Dionysiaca, 28. 66 & 92
  8. ^ Apollonius Rhodius, Argonautica, 1. 86 (with scholia) & 1044; 2. 117 & 1043
  9. ^ Hyginus, Fabulae, 14
  10. ^ Diodorus Siculus, Library of History, 4. 37. 5
  11. ^ Anthologia Palatina 3. 4
  12. ^ Homer. Iliad, 3.148.; 20. 238
  13. ^ Tzetzes, Homerica, 437
  14. ^ Homer, Iliad, 15. 419
  15. ^ Pausanias, Description of Greece, 10. 14. 2
  16. ^ Scholia on Iliad, 12. 211
  17. ^ Pausanias, Description of Greece, 6. 17. 6
  18. ^ Stephanus of Byzantium, s. v. Triphylia
  19. ^ Pseudo-Apollodorus, Bibliotheca, Epitome of Book 4, 7. 26 ff
  20. ^ Homer. Odyssey, 16.327; 15. 540
  21. ^ Homer, Iliad, 11. 302
  22. ^ Virgil. Aeneid, 9, 744.
  23. ^ Virgil, Aeneid, 11. 666
  24. ^ Virgil. Aeneid, 10. 325.
  25. ^ Virgil, Aeneid, 10. 129 with Servius' commentary
  26. ^ Roscher, s. 1248
  27. ^ Realencyclopädie, s. 896 with further references therein

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