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PROPHASIS
 
Greek Name Transliteration Latin Spelling Translation
Προφασις Prophasis Prophasis Excuse, Plea
(propaphis)

PROPHASIS was the spirit (daimona) of excuse.

PARENTS
EPIMETHEUS (Pindar Pythian Ode 5)

Pindar, Pythian Ode 5. 28 (trans. Conway) (Greek lyric C5th B.C.) :
"Prophasis (Excuse) daughter of the late-contriving Epimatheos (Afterthought)."


Sources:

  • Pindar, Odes - Greek Lyric C5th B.C.