Phaeax (mythology)

In Greek Mythology, Phaeax (Greek: Φαίαξ) was a son of Poseidon and Korkyra (Cercyra), from whom the Phaeacians derived their name.[1] Conon calls him the father of Alcinous and Locrus.[2]


  1. ^ Diodorus iv. 72 ; Stephanus of Byzantium s. v. Φαίαξ.
  2. ^ Conon, Narrations 3.
  •   This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainSmith, William, ed. (1870). "article name needed". Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology.