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Headword: *)alweu/s
Adler number: alpha,1377
Translated headword: Aloeus
Vetting Status: high
A proper name.
Greek Original:
*)alweu/s: o)/noma ku/rion.
In mythology Aloeus was a son of Poseidon; and Ephialtes and Otus were the "Aloads" because their mother Iphimedeia, actually impregnated by Poseidon, was wife to Aloeus (Apollodorus, Library 1.7.4; cf. Homer, Odyssey 11.305ff).
Keywords: definition; epic; mythology
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 26 May 2000@14:49:21.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added note and keyword) on 23 February 2001@06:39:21.
David Whitehead (restorative cosmetics) on 1 July 2002@09:39:57.
David Whitehead on 2 August 2011@04:43:44.


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