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Idomeneus , son of Deucalion, and grandson of Minos, led the Cretans in eighty ships ( Il.II. 645-52). He was one of the suitors of Helen.

patria . . . eadem, either Crete or the town in Crete, Lyctus, from which both came ( Virg. Aen.III. 401, Hom. Il.XVII. 611). Cf. 421 n.

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