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Greeks of the Homeric Catalogue of Ships

Trojan War

Echinae, later Echinades, participated in the Trojan War and are listed in the Homeric Catallgue of Ships (Il. 2.625).

Greek leaders in the Trojan War


He was son of Phyleus and leader of the Dulichiuni and the Echinae islands in the Trojan War (Il. 2.627, 13.692, 15.302).



He was the son of Augeas and father of Meges. He came from Elis but he was expelled by his father and fled to Dulichium (Il. 2.628, 15.530).

Phyleus (2): Perseus Encyclopedia

Place-names according to Homer


Some scholars suggest that the Homeric Doulichium is the Echinades island complex.

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