The personification of love or desire, the companion of Eros.
Pothos was represented along with Eros and Himeros in the temple of Aphrodite at Megara, by the hand of Scopas.
- Pausanias. Description of Greece i, 43.6.
- Pliny the Elder. Naturalis Historia xxxvi, 4, 7.
- Smith, William. (1870). Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology. London: Taylor, Walton, and Maberly.