Œnotrus

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Οἴνωτρος.

Proper noun[edit]

Œnotrus

  1. (Greek mythology) One of the younger sons of Lycaon.
    • 1789 CE, James Burnett Monboddo, Of the Origin and Progress of Language, J. Balfour; Volume V, Chapter III, page #91:
      […] yet I hold it to have been a very ancient dialect, (probably brought into Latium by Œnotrus and his Arcadians, 17 generations before the Trojan war), which came off from the parent language before it was completely formed.