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.