Emily Kearns

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

Published online March 2016 | e-ISBN: 9780199381135 | DOI:

Show Summary Details


Munichus (later Munychus), eponym of *Munichia (1), the acropolis of *Piraeus, where he received refugees from Boeotian *Orchomenus (1) (Diodorus, FGrH 372 F 39) and founded the temple of *Artemis Munichia (Suda, entry under Ἔμβαρος εἶμι). Though he is connected with *Theseus, appearing in the fight against the *Amazons on Beazley, ARV2 1174.

Article.  104 words. 

Subjects: Religion in the Ancient World

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content. subscribe or login to access all content.