- ancient name of the river Menderes.
Examples from the Web for scamander
Historical Examples of scamander
Nor did Scamander remit his strength, but was the more enraged with the son of Peleus.
Ska man' dros, or Scamander—a river of the Troad or plains of Troy.
Sim' o is—a river in the Troad, and a branch of the Scamander.
Then he contends with Simoeis and Scamander, the river-gods.Studies of the Greek Poets (Vol I of 2)
John Addington Symonds
In the Elyman country were two rivers, one called Simos, and the other Scamander.The Ethnology of Europe
Robert Gordon Latham
- the ancient name for the Menderes (def. 2)