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date: 06 December 2022

Arcisiuslocked

Arcisiuslocked

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Arcisius (Ἁρκείσιος), in mythology, father of Laertes and grandfather of *Odysseus; his own parentage is variously given. In one story, his mother was a she-bear (Ἀρκείσιος—ἅρκτος, ‘bear’), Aristotle in Etym. Magn. 144. 25.

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  • Greek Myth and Religion

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