That is, the flesh-eater, a surname of Dionysus, to whom human sacrifices were offered in Chios and Tenedos.
- Orphic. Hymn 51.7.
- Porphyrius. On Abstinence ii, 55.
- Smith, William. (1870). Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology. London: Taylor, Walton, and Maberly.
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