Encyclopedia > Menoetius

  Article Content

Menoetius

In Greek mythology, Menoetius referred to several different people.

  1. A son of Iapetus and Clymene. Zeus struck him down with a lightning bolt on Mt. Triphyle[?], or threw him to Tartarus.
  2. One of Hades' shepherds on Erythea[?]. He told Geryon when Heracles stole Geryon's herd.
  3. Father of Patroclus and son of Actor. (Iliad, XI, 765)



All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

 
  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
 
 
  
  Featured Article
Madison, Wisconsin

... a state of the United States of America. As of the 2000 census, it has a population of 208,054. It is the county seat of Dane County. The University of Wisconsin's ...