(M10)

Damneus

Alternative parentage: the five daughters of Hecataeus and the daughter of Phoroneus;[15B] Gaea;[H45] Zeus and Hera;[H45] Apollo;[H45] the nymph Danais[H45]


One of the Curetes, daemons or spirits who were Zeus' companions during his childhood on Crete.[H45]
The Curetes were sometimes confounded or identified with the Dactyls, the Telchines[15B] and the Corybantes.
[H45]
According to one account, the Curetes were executed by Hera.[109]
Another account tells that Zeus killed them with a thunderbolt.[P44]
They had the power of prophecy.[H45]



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