A´MYDON (Ἀμυδών), a town in Macedonia on the Axius, from which Pyraechmes led the Paeonians to the assistance of Troy.
The place is called Abydon by Suidas and Stephanus B. (Hom. Il. 2.849; comp. Strab. p. 330; Juv. 3.69.)
Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, illustrated by numerous engravings on wood. William Smith, LLD. London. Walton and Maberly, Upper Gower Street and Ivy Lane, Paternoster Row; John Murray, Albemarle Street. 1854.