PTOUS

ΠΤΩΙΟΣ

1. A son of Athamas and Themisto, from whom mount Ptoum and the sanctuary of Apollo, which was situated upon it, were believed to have derived their name. (Paus. ii. 23. § 3; Apollod. i. 9. § 2.)

2. Ptous also occurs as a surname of Apollo. (Paus. iv. 32. § 5, ix. 23. § 3.)