- Greek myth a son of Hellen, regarded as an ancestor of the Ionian Greeks through his son Ion
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Historical Examples of xuthus
Not long after, upon the death of Xuthus, royalty was abolished, 1126.A Manual of Ancient History
A. H. L. (Arnold Hermann Ludwig) Heeren
Creusa was then married to Xuthus, who knew nothing of her adventure.
Seeing an unwonted dejection in him Xuthus learns the reason.Authors of Greece
T. W. Lumb
He tells us that, after the death of Xuthus, Achus went with an army from gialus, and established himself in Thessaly.Studies on Homer and the Homeric Age, Vol. 1 of 3
W. E. Gladstone
Xuthus decides that Creusa must be deceived; he will say he has taken a fancy to Ion and wishes to adopt him.