Menoetius

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Menoetius or Menoetes (/məˈnʃiəs/; Greek: Μενοίτιος, Μενοίτης Menoitios), meaning doomed might, is a name that refers to three distinct beings from Greek mythology:

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  1. ^ Hesiod, Theogony 507–516; Apollodorus, 1.2.3; Scholia to Aeschylus' Prometheus Bound 347
  2. ^ Smiley, Charles N (1922). "Hesiod as an Ethical and Religious Teacher". The Classical Journal. 1922: 514.
  3. ^ Apollodorus, 2.5.10..
  4. ^ Homer, Iliad 11.785, 16.14.
  5. ^ Plutarch, Aristides 20.6
  6. ^ Pythaenetos, quoting the scholiast on Pindar, Olympian Odes 9.107
  7. ^ Scholia on Apollonius Rhodius, Argonautica 1.46; on Homer, Iliad 16.14
  8. ^ Eustathius on Homer, p. 1498; Scholia on Homer, Odyssey 4.343 and 17.134; Hyginus, Fabulae 97
  9. ^ Tzetzes, John (2015). Allegories of the Iliad. Translated by Goldwyn, Adam; Kokkini, Dimitra. Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts, London, England: Dumbarton Oaks Medieval Library. pp. 33, Prologue 430, pp. 41, Prologue 525. ISBN 978-0-674-96785-4.
  10. ^ Apollodorus, Bibliotheca 3.13.8 mentions the three possible mothers of Patroclus: (1) Polymele, daughter of Peleus (according to Philocrates), (2) Sthenele, daughter of Acastus and lastly (3) Periopis, daughter of Pheres
  11. ^ Pindar, Olympian Odes 9.65 ff

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