PETEUS


PETEUS
PETEUS
Ornei fil. Erechthei Atheniensium Regis nepos, ab Aegeo Athenis pulsus, in Phocide consen vit. Pater Menestei, qui bellô Troianô, iuxta alios inclaruit. Diodor. l. 1. Vide quoque Ioh. Marsnamum Canone Chron. Sec. VIII. ubi de Aegyptiorum Coloniis.

Hofmann J. Lexicon universale. 1698.

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