That is, "the old man;" under this name Nereus was worshiped at Gythium in Laconia.
- Pausanias. Description of Greece i, 23.8; comp. Hesiod. Theogony, 234.
- Smith, William. (1870). Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology. London: Taylor, Walton, and Maberly.
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