MECHANEUS

ΜΕΧΑΝΕΥΣ

1. Skilled in inventing, was a surname of Zeus at Argos (Paus. ii. 22, § 3).

2. The feminine form, Mechanitis (Mêchanitis), occurs as a surname of Aphrodite, at Megalopolis, and of Athena, in the same neighbourhood. (Paus. viii. 31, § 3, 36, § 3.)