In Greek mythology, Sthenelus (/ˈsθɛnələs, ˈstɛn-/; Ancient Greek: Σθένελος Sthénelos, "strong one" or "forcer", derived from sthenos "strength, might, force") was a name attributed to several different individuals:

Regnal titles
Preceded by
Crotopus
King of Argos Succeeded by
Gelanor

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Ovid, Metamorphoses 2.367 ff
  2. ^ Pausanias, Graeciae Descriptio 2.16.1
  3. ^ Grimal, Pierre : A Concise Dictionary of Classical Mythology, s.v. "Gelanor"
  4. ^ Pseudo-Apollodorus, Bibliotheca 2.1.5
  5. ^ Pseudo-Apollodorus, Bibliotheca 2.4.5
  6. ^ Apollonius Rhodius, Argonautica 2.911 ff. with scholia
  7. ^ Pseudo-Apollodorus, Bibliotheca 2.5.9
  8. ^ Pseudo-Apollodorus, Bibliotheca 3.7.2 & 3.10.8

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