Peneus
or Modern Greek Piniós or formerly Salambria geographical name river 125 miles (201 kilometers) N Greece in Thessaly flowing E into Gulf of Salonika

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  • PENEUS — fluv. Thessaliae inter Ossam et Olympum decurrens, collibus dextrâ laevaque molliter curvis. Ex Pindo monte oritur, et per Tempe in sinum Pegasicum influit. Ovid. Met. l. 1. v. 568. Est nemus Haemoniae, praerupta quod undique claudit Silva:… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Peneus — Peneus, Gattung der Langschwänze, s.d. 1) …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Peneus — Penēus, Flüsse, s. Peneios …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Peneus — Peneus, jetzt Salambria, Fluß Thessaliens, ergießt sich zwischen Ossa und Olymp durch das Thal Tempe in den thermäischen Meerbusen (Meerbusen von Salonichi); s. Thessalien …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • Peneus — [pi nē′əs] ancient name for PINIÓS …   English World dictionary

  • Peneus — See also Pineios River (Thessaly) and Pineios River (Peloponnese). In Greek mythology, Peneus (Πηνειός) was a river god, one of the three thousand Rivers, a child of Oceanus and Tethys. The nymph Creusa bore him one son, Hypseus, who was King of… …   Wikipedia

  • Peneus — noun type genus of the family Peneidae • Syn: ↑genus Peneus • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Peneidae, ↑family Peneidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Peneus — Vorlage:Infobox Fluss/DGWK fehltKoordinaten fehlen! Hilf mit.Vorlage:Infobox Fluss/HÖHENUNTERSCHIED fehltVorlage:Infobox Fluss/EINZUGSGEBIET fehltVorlage:Infobox Fluss/ABFLUSS fehltVorlage:Infobox Fluss/KARTE fehlt Pinios (Πηνειός) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Peneus — /peuh nee euhs/, n. ancient name of Salambria. * * * …   Universalium

  • Pèneus — nm fourré d épines Moselle …   Glossaire des noms topographiques en France

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