Scamander
geographical name — see Menderes 2

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Scamander — Scamander, 1) so v.w. Skamandros; 2) kleiner Fluß in Sicilien, floß bei Segesta …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Scamander — SCAMANDER, i, Gr. Σκάμανδρος, ου, (⇒ Tab. III.) des Oceans und der Tethys, Hesiod. Theog. v. 1345. oder auch des Pontus und der See Sohn, Hygin. Præf. p. 7. ein Fluß in Troas, dessen Gemahlinn Idäa, eine Nymphe, war, mit welcher er den Teucer,… …   Gründliches mythologisches Lexikon

  • Scamander — [skə man′dər] ancient name for MENDERES (river in NW Turkey) …   English World dictionary

  • Scamander — 41° 27′ 49″ S 148° 15′ 46″ E / 41.463677, 148.262886 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Scamander — In Greek mythology, Scamander (Skamandros) was a river god, son of Oceanus and Tethys according to Hesiod. Scamander is also thought of as the river god, son of Zeus. By Idaea, he fathered King Teucer.Scamander fought on the side of the Trojans… …   Wikipedia

  • SCAMANDER — I. SCAMANDER Hectoris et Andromaches fil. aliô nomine Astyanax: II. SCAMANDER fluv. Siciliae circa Segestam: huc enim cum pervenisset Aeneas, duobus circa urbem hanc fluminibus Simoentis et Scamandri nomina indidisse, tradit Strabo, Salmasio… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Scamander — /skeuh man deuhr/, n. ancient name of the river Menderes. Also, Skamandros. * * * …   Universalium

  • Scamander — Sca•man•der [[t]skəˈmæn dər[/t]] n. geg ancient name of the river Menderes …   From formal English to slang

  • Scamander — /skəˈmændə/ (say skuh manduh) noun ancient name of Menderes (def. 2) …   Australian English dictionary

  • Scamander — /skeuh man deuhr/, n. ancient name of the river Menderes. Also, Skamandros …   Useful english dictionary

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