Definition of Thoas
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LNS
Thoas, Thoantis
Thoas
Θόας.
adjective (3rd 1-termination)
  1. A king of the
  2. under whom Iphigenia was priestess of the Tauric Diana
  3. he was slain by Orestes
Abbreviations
Thoas, antis, m., = Θόας. A king of the Chersonesus Taurica, under whom Iphigenia was priestess of the Tauric Diana; he was slain by Orestes, Ov. P. 3, 2, 59; id. Tr. 1, 9, 28; 4, 4, 66.

—Hence, Thoantēus, a, um, adj., of or belonging to Thoas; poet. for Tauric: Diana, Val. Fl. 8, 208; Sil. 14, 260; called also dea, Ov. Ib. 386.

— A king of Lemnos, father of Hypsipyle, by whom he was conveyed to Chios, when the women of Lemnos slew all the men there, Hyg. Fab. 15; Ov. H. 6, 135; id. M. 13, 399; Stat. Th. 5, 239 sq.

—Hence, Thoanti-as, adis, f., daughter of Thoas, i. e. Hypsipyle, Ov. H. 6, 163.

— Thoantis, idis, f., the same, Stat. Th. 5, 650; 5, 700.

— An Aetolian, son of Andraemon, one of the Greeks who besieged Troy, Verg. A. 2, 262; Hyg. Fab. 81; 97; 114.

— A companion of Aeneas, Verg. A. 10, 415.
 
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