An epithet applied by Vergil (Aen. ii. 197; Aen. xi. 404) to
Achilles, either with reference to the town of Larissa Cremasté, which lay within
his dominions (see Larissa), or as equivalent
generally to Thessalicus.
Harry Thurston Peck. Harpers Dictionary of Classical Antiquities. New York. Harper and Brothers. 1898.
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