Alpheus


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Al·phe·us

 (ăl-fē′əs)
A river of the Peloponnesus in southern Greece flowing about 115 km (70 mi) to the Ionian Sea.

Alpheus

(ælˈfiːəs)
n
(Classical Myth & Legend) Greek myth a river god, lover of the nymph Arethusa. She changed into a spring to evade him, but he changed into a river and mingled with her
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Then they reached Pherae where Diocles lived, who was son to Ortilochus and grandson to Alpheus.
334-345) And Tethys bare to Ocean eddying rivers, Nilus, and Alpheus, and deep-swirling Eridanus, Strymon, and Meander, and the fair stream of Ister, and Phasis, and Rhesus, and the silver eddies of Achelous, Nessus, and Rhodius, Haliacmon, and Heptaporus, Granicus, and Aesepus, and holy Simois, and Peneus, and Hermus, and Caicus fair stream, and great Sangarius, Ladon, Parthenius, Euenus, Ardescus, and divine Scamander.
The ministers of Transport of Angola, Augusto da Silva TomEis, and of Labour and Transport of Namibia, Alpheus Naruseb, inked five pacts in the sphere of transport, on Tuesday in Swakopmund, Walvis Bay, Namibia.
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The son of Alpheus or a son of Zebedee along with John or the so-called brother of the Lord?
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Alpheus Lockhart is well aware of the tragedy and despair that comes with the aftermath of an agreement gone wrong.
He is also a director of Alpheus Group, a private asset management company managing assets of private clients and charitable foundations, vice president of the Council of the University of Cyprus, a member of the board of overseers of the Gennadius Library in Athens and a member the board of the WWF in Greece.
Having taken afternoon art classes at primary school level with Alpheus Mvula, she later studied at the John Muafangejo Art Centre and the College of the Arts, graduating in 2011 with an Applied Arts Diploma.
Alpheus Communications has expanded its network to 129,000 Ethernet-qualified locations to meet growing demand from businesses and carriers for flexible, cost-effective and easily implemented bandwidth technology.
She was transformed into a stream after rejecting the advances of the river god Alpheus and is well known on the island of Sicily, which was then ruled by the Greeks.
He succeeded by rerouting the rivers Alpheus and Peneus to wash out the filth.