CEYX

ΚΗΥΞ

Lord of Trachis, was connected by friendship with Heracles. He was the father of Hippasus, who fell in battle fighting as the ally of Heracles. (Apollod. ii. 7. § 6, &c.) According to others, Ceÿx was a nephew of Heracles, who built for him the town of Trachis. [See ALCYONE, No. 2.]