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Alternative forms[edit]

View of the river in Thessaly


From Ancient Greek Πηνειός (Pēneiós).


Proper noun[edit]

Pēnēus m (genitive Pēnēī); second declension

  1. the chief river of Thessaly, which rises in Mount Pindus and flows into the Gulf of Therma
  2. a river of Elis, which rises in Mount Erymanthus and flows into the Ionian Sea


Second declension.

Case Singular
nominative Pēnēus
genitive Pēnēī
dative Pēnēō
accusative Pēnēum
ablative Pēnēō
vocative Pēnēe


  • Peneus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • Peneus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français [Illustrated Latin-French Dictionary], Hachette
  • Peneius in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly