2. An author of uncertain date, who wrote an historical work on Argolis.
It is referred to by the following writers :--Plut. Arat. 29
; Schol. ad Apoll. Rhod.
2.791, ad Eur. Orest. 859, ad Soph. Electr.
281, ad Theocr.
14.48, ad Pind. Ol.
See also Meineke, Hist. Crit. Com. Graec.
It is doubtful whether this Deinias should be identified with the author of a work on the history of inventions mentioned by Athenaeus (xi. p. 471b.; see Fabric. Bibl. Graec.
vol. ii. p. 150).