ACAMAS (SON OF THESEUS AND PHAEDRA)

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ACAMAS (-ANTIS) (M)

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  • Acamas (son of Theseus) — Acamas, the son of Phaedra and Theseus, and half brother to Demophoon, was a character in the Trojan War. [Diodorus Siculus, iv. 62.] MythologyAfter his father was exiled from Athens, he and his brother were sent to Euboea, where they grew to… …   Wikipedia

  • Theseus — For other uses, see Theseus (disambiguation) Theseus ( el. Θησεύς) was a legendary king of Athens, son of Aethra, and fathered by Aegeus and Poseidon, with whom Aethra lay in one night. Theseus was a founder hero, like Perseus, Cadmus or Heracles …   Wikipedia

  • Phaedra (mythology) — This article is on the mythological figure. For other meanings, see Phaedra. In Greek mythology, Phaedra is the daughter of Minos, wife of Theseus and the mother of Demophon and Acamas.Though married to Theseus, Phaedra fell in love with… …   Wikipedia

  • Demophon of Athens — Demophon (?) freeing Aethra, Attic white ground kylix, 470–460 BC, Staatliche Antikensammlungen (Inv. 2687) Demophon (Greek: Δημοφῶν / Δημοφόων) was a king of Athens, according to Pindar, son of Theseus …   Wikipedia


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