) or Thamyras.
ancient Thracian bard, son of Philammon and the nymph Argiopé. In his presumption
he challenged the Muses to a trial of skill, and, being overcome in the contest, was deprived
by them of his sight and of the power of singing. He was represented with a broken lyre in his
hand (Pausan. iv. 33, 4; ix. 30, 2; x. 7, 2).