THYMBRIS was a prophetic Arkadian Oreiad- or Epimelid-nymph who, according to one account, was the mother of the goat-legged god Pan by Zeus.
Thymbris is related to the nymphs Sose and Penelopeia who are elsewhere named as the mother of Pan.
PAN (by Zeus) (Apollodorus 1.22)
CLASSICAL LITERATURE QUOTES
Pseudo-Apollodorus, Bibliotheca 1. 22 (trans. Aldrich) (Greek mythographer C2nd A.D.) :
"Apollon, after learning the mantic art from Pan, son of Zeus and Thymbris, made his way to Delphoi (Delphi), where Themis gave the oracles at that time."
- Apollodorus, The Library - Greek Mythography C2nd A.D.
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