Deiphontes

Greek - Son of Antimachus. Husband of Hyrnetho. His wife's father, Temenus, favoured him over his own sons so they killed Temenus. One of them, Creisus, took over the throne of Argos, sending his brothers to persuade Hyrnetho to leave her husband. She refused and was killed when they tried to force her. Deiphontes was elected king and he expelled Creisus and his brothers. On occassion, known as Deiphontes.

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