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ERIDANOS
 
Greek Name Transliteration Latin Spelling Translation
Ηριδανος Êridanos Eridanus River Eridanus

ERIDANOS was a River-God of Attica, in Southern Greece.

The Eridanos stream was a tributory of the Ilissos. The two merged their waters near the city of Athens.

PARENTS
Presumably OKEANOS & TETHYS
OFFSPRING
ZEUXIPPE (Hyginus Fabulae 14)

Pseudo-Hyginus, Fabulae 14 (trans. Grant) (Roman mythographer C2nd A.D.) :
"Butes, son of Teleon and Zeuxippe, daughter of the river Eridanus, from Athens."


Sources:

  • Hyginus, Fabulae - Latin Mythography C2nd A.D.