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A Hyperborean priest of Apollo, who came from the country about the Caucasus to Greece, while his native land was visited by a plague. His history is entirely mythical: he is said to have taken no earthly food, and to have ridden on an arrow, the gift of Apollo, through the air. (See Müller, Dorier, i. 364.)


A city of Egypt, east of the Bubastic mouth of the Nile.

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