GLAUCUS (“bright”), the name of several figures in Greek mythology, the most important of which are the following:
- Glaucus (Pontius) (see Glaucus 1.)
- Glaucus (son of Sisyphus) (see Glaucus 2.)
- Glaucus (son of Minos) (see Glaucus 3.)
- Glaucus (son of Hippolochus) (see Glaucus 4.).
All the above are exhaustively treated by R. Gaedechens in Ersch and Gruber’s Allgemeine Encyclopädie.