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IMBRASOS
 
Greek Name Transliteration Latin Spelling Translation
Ιμβρασος Imbrasos Imbrasus River Imbrasus

IMBRASOS was a River-God of the island of Samos in the Greek Aegean.

The Imbrasos stream was a small stream on Samos Island. Other personified Aegean island rivers included the Inopos of Delos, and Amnisos of Krete.

PARENTS
Presumably OKEANOS & TETHYS
OFFSPRING
OKYRHOE (by Khesias) (Athenaeus 7.283)

Pausanias, Description of Greece 7. 4. 4 (trans. Jones) (Greek travelogue C2nd A.D.) :
"The Samians hold that the goddess [Hera] was born in the island by the side of the river Imbrasos."


Sources:

  • Pausanias, Description of Greece - Greek Travelogue C2nd A.D.