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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 Orneus and the myths and legends surrounding Orneus, Orneus relationship to and with other Greek Gods and Goddess and key events and stories which relate to ancient astrology and the changing seasons.
He was one of the sons of Erechtheus and Praxithea, his brothers were, Cecrops, Pandorus, and Metion, his sisters were, Procris, Merope, Creusa, Chthonia, Pandora, Orithyia, and Protogeneia. Orneus we are told he along with brother Metion threatened to kill Cecrops their eldest brother, who fled. Nothing more is said of him. See file on Praxithea for more insight.