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Homeric world (4)

Rivers

Spercheus

In the river Spercheus Achilles "nursed" his hair, a lock of which he set in the hands of his dead comrade Patroclus (Il. 23.141-142).


Heroes

Menesthios

According to Homer, he was the son of the river-god Spercheius by Polydora, the daughter of Peleus (Il. 16.173).


Perseus Project


Gods & demigods

Spercheius

A river-god and father of Menesthius, that Homer calls "heaven-fed river" (Il. 16.174) and "tireless" (Il. 16.176).


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