Sthenelus

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In Greek mythology, Sthenelus /ˈsθɛnələs, ˈstɛn-/ (Ancient Greek: Σθένελος Sthénelos, "strong one" or "forcer", derived from sthenos "strength, might, force") was a name attributed to several different individuals:

Regnal titles
Preceded by
Crotopus
King of Argos Succeeded by
Gelanor
Regnal titles
Preceded by
Iphis
King of Argos Succeeded by
Cylarabes

Reference[edit]

  1. ^ Grimal, Pierre : A Concise Dictionary of Classical Mythology, s.v. "Gelanor"
  2. ^ Bibliotheca 2. 1. 5
  3. ^ Pseudo-Apollodorus. Bibliotheca, Book 2. 4. 5
  4. ^ Homer Iliad 4.403-410
  5. ^ Tripp, Edward. Crowell's Handbook of Classical Mythology. New York: Thomas Crowell Press, 1970, p. 537.