Phineus

Greek - King of Salmydessus. A prophet. Son of Agenor and Telephassa. Husband of Cleopatra and Idaea. Father of Pandion and Plexippus. By Cleopatra. Father of Maryandynus by Idaea. He married Cleopatra and, after her death, Idaea. She accused her two stepsons of attempted rape and Phineus blinded them. Another story says that he took Idaea as his wife, not after Cleopatra's death but after he had shut her away in a prison. She was freed by Calais and Zetes who put her sons on the throne in place of Phineus and sent Idaea back to her own people. He was blinded by the gods when he foretold the future too accurately for their liking or as punishment for maiming his sons and was harassed by the Harpies until Calais and Zetes chased them off. Some say that he was killed by Hercules. Sometimes identified as Phineus, Phineas, Phineas, Phineus or Phineus.
Greek - Son of Belus and Anchinoe. Brother of Cepheus. He had planned to marry Andromeda but she was given to Perseus who rescued her from the rock to which she had been chained as sacrifice to a sea-monster. He interrupted the wedding of Perseus and Andromeda and was turned to stone by the sight of the Medusa mask. Also referred to as Phineus, Phineas, Phineas, Phineus or Phineus.

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