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Unformatted text preview: new human race; husband of Pyrrah PYRRAH woman whom the gods chose to survive the flood and to be the progenitor of the new human race; wife of Deucalion LYCAON exemplified wickedness and evil before the flood HELLEN son of Deucalion and Pyrrah; origin of the name Hellenes; had three sons: Dorus ( Dorians); Aeolus (Aeolians); and Zothus, father of Ion (Ionians); these are eponymous ancestors HESIOD one of oldest Greek poets; dates to 750 BCE; brother is Perses; born in Cyme, Asia Minor PERSEUS often related to Argos as he ruled the area; he was the king of Tiryns and the found of Mycenae...
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- Spring '08