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Ancient myths

Lophis river

ALIARTOS (Ancient city) VIOTIA
River near Haliartus, slain by his father.

Eponymous founders or settlers


Haliartus, (Haliartos), a son of Thersander, and grandson of Sisyphus, was believed to have founded the town of Haliartus in Boeotia. He is further said to have been adopted with Coronus by Athamas, a brother of Sisyphus. (Paus. ix. 34. 5; Eustath. ad Hom. p. 268.)

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