Ἑκάλειος Ζεύς

Ἑκάλειος Ζεύς [pron. full] [ᾰ], from Ἑκάλη, a lady who entertained Theseus, and for this received at Athens the yearly honour of the [full] Ἑκαλήσια [ἱερά]: hence the epith. was given to Zeus as worshipped on the same day, Plu.Thes.14.

Greek-English dictionary (Αγγλικά Ελληνικά-λεξικό). 2014.

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