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Manto (mythology)

There are several figures in Greek mythology named Manto /ˈmænt/ (Ancient Greek: Μαντώ), the most prominent being the daughter of Tiresias. The name Manto derives from Ancient Greek Mantis, "seer, prophet".

Notes

  1. ^ Apollodorus; Mythological Library; III; VII; 4 / III; VII; 7 / E; VI; 3
  2. ^ "Harpers Dictionary of Classical Antiquities (1898)". Harry Thurston Peck. Retrieved 11 April 2012.
  3. ^ Pausanias, Description of Greece, 1. 43. 5
  4. ^ Diodorus Siculus, Library of History, 4. 68. 5

References

  • Virgil. Eclogae ix.59–60.
  • Isidore. Etymologiae xv.1.59.
  • Statius. Thebais iv.463–468, x.597–603.
  • Pomponius Mela. De chorographia i.88.