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The ancient Greek Gods and Goddess contain a wealth of stories and legends, wrapped in Myths which typically provide a story with a morale code designed to influence the reader into behaviour as fitting Greek culture of the era.
In this article, we look at Amythaon and the myths and legends surrounding Amythaon, Amythaon relationship to and with other Greek Gods and Goddess and key events and stories which relate to ancient astrology and the changing seasons.
Amythaon, was the son of Cretheus and Tyro and brother of Pheres and Aeson. Amythaon' name signifies, unutterable, as to be undefinable with mere words, he the father Melampus (melampous), Bais, and Oeolia, and his heirs were referred to as, Amythaides. There is confusion as to who was Amythaon's wife, Idomene and Algaia are mentioned, but sometimes they appear to be the same person. Amythaon and many of his family appear in the story of Pelias, and Jason. Pausanias makes reference to him as being one of several responsible for the restoration of the Olympic Games.