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Sciron

by Micha F. Lindemans
A robber of Greek legend who infested the parts about Megara. He forces travelers to wash his feet and then kicked them from the rocks into the sea where they were devoured by a sea monster. Sciron was slain in the same fashion by Theseus.

Ovid VII, 444.


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  • Pronunciation:
    si'ron

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