BRYKHON (Brychon) was a river-god of Khalkidike (Chalcidice) in Thrake, north of Greece.
CLASSICAL LITERATURE QUOTES
Lycophron, Alexandra 1405 ff (trans. Mair) (Greek poet C3rd B.C.) :
"The plains of the Sithonians and the fields of Pallene, where the ox-horned [river] Brykhon (Brychon), who served the Gigantes (Giants), fattens with his waters." [N.B. The Gigantes of Khalkidike waged war on the gods.]
- Lycophron, Alexandra - Greek Poetry C3rd B.C.