Acamas or Akamas (/ɑːˈkɑːmɑːs/; Ancient Greek: Ἀκάμας, folk etymology: "unwearying") was a name attributed to several characters in Greek mythology. The following three all fought in the Trojan War, and only the first was not mentioned by Homer.

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Virgil, Aeneid 2.262
  2. ^ Pseudo-Apollodorus, Bibliotheca Epitome of Book 4.3.34
  3. ^ a b Homer, Iliad 6.8
  4. ^ Apollonius of Rhodes, Argonautica 1.950
  5. ^ Orphic Argonautica, 502
  6. ^ Hyginus, Fabulae 16
  7. ^ Homer, Iliad 2.844 & 5.462
  8. ^ Dictys Cretensis, Trojan War Chronicle 2.35
  9. ^ Dares Phrygius, History of the Fall of Troy 18
  10. ^ Dictys Cretensis, Trojan War Chronicle 3.4
  11. ^ Hyginus, Fabulae 115
  12. ^ Pseudo-Apollodorus, Epitome 7.27
  13. ^ Statius, Thebaid 3.173
  14. ^ Statius, Thebaid 7.589
  15. ^ Statius, Thebaid 8.445
  16. ^ Valerius Flaccus, Argonautica 1.583
  17. ^ Hyginus, Fabulae 181

ReferencesEdit

  This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainSmith, William, ed. (1870). "Acamas". Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology.