- Greek (culture)
- Giant (attribute)
- Deadly (behaviour)
The name of a Giant king who was the son of Neptune or Poseidon. According to the Roman poet Ovid (43 BC – 17 AD) he was the King of the Laestrygonians. He was also responsible for founding the town Formiae in Italy and started the family name of Lamiae.
Lamus has been viewed 2729 times.
© Please mention mythicalcreatureslist.com when referencing this source.
© Copyright 2011 - 2014 MythBeasts Lamus
Background Illustrations (Left top-bottom, right top-bottom): Medusa by Gonzalo Ordonez, Loch Ness Monster by dyb,
Basilisk by JustMick, Shuck by Serphire, Ts Um A Kas - Illustration of a rock painting (from Dover publications).