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*Oi)/nwtros), the youngest son of Lvcaon who emigrated with a colony from Arcadia to Italy, and called the district in which he settled, after himself, Oenotria (Paus. 8.3.2; Verg. A. 1.532, 3.165, 7.85; Strab. vi. p.253, &c.). According to Varro, he was a king of the Sabines, and not a Pelasgian, and his brother was called Italus (Serv. ad Aen. 1.536). According to Dionysius (1.1l, &100.2.1), Oenotrus was accompanied by his brother Peucetius, and landed in the bay of Ausonia.


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    • Pausanias, Description of Greece, 8.3.2
    • Vergil, Aeneid, 1.532
    • Vergil, Aeneid, 3.165
    • Vergil, Aeneid, 7.85
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