SCIRUS

ΣΚΙΡΟΣ

A soothsayer of Dodona, who, in the reign of Erechtheus, came to Salamis, and was afterwards honoured in the island with heroic honours. Salamis is further said to have been called after him, Sciras. (Paus. i. 36. § 3; Strab. ix. p. 393; Steph. Byz. s. v.)