), a mythical lawgiver of Samothrace, is said to have been a son of Zeus by a nymph, or of Hermes by Rhene; he united the scattered inhabitants of Samothrace into one state, which he regulated by laws. (Diod. 5.48
.) Another mythical personage of the same name is mentioned by Pausanias (9.40.2
) as the discoverer of the oracle of Trophonius.