previous next

[23] Inachides; descended of Inachus; for Inachus begot Io, who by Jupiter had Epaphus; Epaphus was the father of Belus, whose sons, as we have seen already, were Aegyptus and Danaus.

Pelasgi; the son of Jupiter and Niobe, who reigned at Argos, whence the royal palace is here

called domus Pelasgi. From him the people over whom he reigned were called Pelasgi, which name afterwards extended itself to all Greece, as did that of Danai, from this Danaus, one of his successors.

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License.

An XML version of this text is available for download, with the additional restriction that you offer Perseus any modifications you make. Perseus provides credit for all accepted changes, storing new additions in a versioning system.

hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: