Iasus

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In Greek mythology, Iasus (/ˈ.ə.səs/; Ancient Greek: Ἴασος) or Iasius (/ˈʒəs/; Ἰάσιος) was the name of several people:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pausanias, Description of Greece, 5. 14. 7
  2. ^ Pausanias, Description of Greece, 5. 7. 6
  3. ^ Eustathius on Homer's Iliad, 1845
  4. ^ Pausanias, Description of Greece, 9. 20. 2
  5. ^ The form "Iasion" was also used by Pausanias and Aelian to refer to the father of Atalante.
  6. ^ Callimachus, Hymn to Artemis, 217
  7. ^ Pseudo-Apollodorus, Bibliotheca 3. 9. 2
  8. ^ Hyginus, Fabulae, 70 & 99
  9. ^ Scholia on Apollonius Rhodius, Argonautica, 1. 1116
  10. ^ Pausanias, Description of Greece, 8. 48. 1
  11. ^ Scholia on Odyssey, 11. 281, citing Pherecydes
  12. ^ Homer, Odyssey, 11. 233
  13. ^ Pausanias, Description of Greece, 9. 36. 8
  14. ^ Statius, Thebaid, 8. 438
  15. ^ Homer, Iliad, 15. 332, 338
  16. ^ Homer, Odyssey, 17. 443
  17. ^ Virgil, Aeneid, 5. 843
  18. ^ Virgil, Aeneid, 12. 392

Sources[edit]

  • Smith, Wiliam. Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology, v. 2, page 556
  • Bulfinch, Thomas (1979). "Stories of Gods and Heroes: Chapter XVIII: Meleager and Atalanta". Bulfinch's Mythology. Avenel Books. p. 138. ISBN 0-517-27415-9.