(M10)

Proteus (2)

Other names: the Old Man of the Sea[109]

A sea-god,[H45] prophet and shape-changer.[109]
Resided at Pharos.[H45] but Virgil places him in Carpathos, born in Thessaly.[15B]
A subject of Poseidon and tended his flocks (of seals).[15B]
He and Proteus (1) are probably one and the same.[109]



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