"Soot." A centaur and an augur, whom Hesiod1 calls oionistes (οἰωνιστής), probably from his skill in observing or prophesying from the flight of birds. He told Nessus that he was fated to die by Heracles' arrows.2
- Shield of Heracles, 185.
- Pseudo-Apollodorus. The Library xii, 290-326.
- Heroicus ixx, 17; comp. Tzetzes. Chiliades v, 22.
- Smith, William. (1870). Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology. London: Taylor, Walton, and Maberly.
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