noun Classical Mythology.
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It was inhabited by people particularly styled Ἁλιεις, or men of the sea; who were brought thither by Druops Arcas.
Birth of Arcas, and transformation of Calistho to a bear; and afterwards with Arcas to a constellation.
Jupiter vainly sought his missing ladylove, and it was only long afterward that he discovered her and her little bear son Arcas.Myths of Greece and Rome|H. A. Guerber
Her son Arcas, supposing the bear to be an ordinary beast, was about to shoot it, when Jupiter metamorphosed him into a he-bear.Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama, Vol 1|The Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D.
She saw him and recognized him as her son Arcas, grown to manhood.The Classic Myths in English Literature and in Art (2nd ed.) (1911)|Charles Mills Gayley