MENESTHIUS

ΜΕΝΕΣΘΙΟΣ

1. A son of Areithous and Philomedusa, of Arne in Boeotia, was slain at Troy by Paris. (Hom. Il. vii. 9, &c., 136, &c.)

2. A son of the river-god Spercheius or of Borus and Polydora, was one of the commanders of the hosts of Achilles. (Hom. Il. xvi. 173, &c.)