TEMENUS

TEMENUS
frater Cresphontis Heraclides: post feliciter recuperatam Peloponnesum, in divisione illius Argos, uti fratres eius Cresphontes Meslenem et Aristodem us Spartam, nactus est. Vide supra voce Aristomachus. Eius vero posteris Argivi τὸ ὄνομα τῆς βασιλείας μόνον, nomen regni solum, reliquerunt. Pausan. l. 2.

Hofmann J. Lexicon universale. 1698.

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