（Κάρανος or Κάρηνος). A
descendant of Heracles, and said to have settled at Edessa, in Macedonia, with an Argive
colony, about B.C. 750, and to have become the founder of the dynasty of Macedonian kings.
Harry Thurston Peck. Harpers Dictionary of Classical Antiquities. New York. Harper and Brothers. 1898.
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