Orchomen ( ancient Greek Ὀρχομενός ) is a character of ancient Greek mythology.
According to one of the versions, the son of Minii , the grandson of the elder Orchomen . From him received the name of the city in Boeotia . In his reign, Giette from Argos arrived to him, and a part of the land was ceded to him  . The son of Orchomenus is mentioned by Hesiod  . According to other versions, he is named the son of Zeus or Eteocles and Hesiona, the daughter of Danae, in this version he is the father of Minius  .
Elara 's father  . Grandfather Coprey  .
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- Hesiod. The list of women, fr.70 M.-U.
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